Socio-economic statistics for Hensall, North Yorkshire

Socio-economic statistics for Hensall, North Yorkshire
Socio-economic statistics for Hensall, North Yorkshire

If you are thinking of moving to Hensall or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Hensall to figures for North Yorkshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hensall is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Hensall General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hensall. The percentage of residents in Hensall rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Hensall rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Hensall is generally better than in the average person in England.

HealthSelbyEngland
Very Good48.35%47.17%
Good34.30%34.22%
Fair12.77%13.12%
Bad3.60%4.25%
Very Bad0.97%1.25%

Hensall Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hensall are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Hensall has a higher level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a lower rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does not have a significant immigrant population.

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CountrySelbyEngland
United Kingdom95.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU1.6%9.4%

Hensall Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics

Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner.

GradeSelbyEngland
AB23.02%22.96%
C129.78%30.92%
C224.91%20.64%
DE22.29%25.49%

Hensall Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hensall and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationSelbyEngland
No Qualifications21.2%22.5%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 216.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship5%3.6%
Level 312.8%12.4%
Level 426.1%27.4%
Other4.3%5.7%

Hensall Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Hensall as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Hensall is also older than the average, making Hensall a older persons location.

AgeSelbyEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.2%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age40.939.3
Median Age4239

Hensall Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Hensall has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Hensall is a relatively affluent area.

TenureSelbyEngland
Owned34.5%30.6%
Mortgage40.5%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.6%8.3%
Private Rented9.8%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Hensall Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Hensall is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Hensall are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Hensall than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSelbyNorth YorkshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.3%9.4%13.5%

Hensall rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

What is the population of Hensall and Selby?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Selby including Hensall. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Appleton Roebuck & Church Fenton6314
Barlby Village3362
Brayton6197
Byram & Brotherton3052
Camblesforth & Carlton6172
Cawood & Wistow3252
Derwent5709
Eggborough3232
Escrick2642
Hambleton2789
Monk Fryston3061
Riccall2421
Selby East8547
Selby West10120
Sherburn in Elmet8069
South Milford2860
Tadcaster7526
Thorpe Willoughby3343
Whitley3029
Selby Total91697



Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.


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