High Salvington, West Sussex


If you are thinking of moving to High Salvington 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 High Salvington to figures for West Sussex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if High Salvington is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

High Salvington Education Statistics

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

QualificationWorthingWest SussexEngland
No Qualifications21.3%20%22.5%
Level 114.3%14.2%13.3%
Level 217.4%17%15.2%
Level 312.5%12.3%12.4%
Level 426%27.8%27.4%

High Salvington Age Distribution Statistics

The population of High Salvington as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of High Salvington is younger than the West Sussex average.

AgeWorthingWest SussexEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.3%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%7.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.7%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.3%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.6%20.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%10.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.2%7.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.9%3.3%2.3%
Mean Age42.242.339.3
Median Age424339

High Salvington General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for High Salvington. The percentage of residents in High Salvington rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthWorthingWest SussexEngland
Very Good44.22%46.97%47.17%
Very Bad1.10%1.00%1.25%

High Salvington Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in High Salvington come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in High Salvington than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitWorthingWest SussexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.1%9.7%13.5%

High Salvington Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureWorthingWest SussexEngland
Social Rented (Council)2.1%4.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.9%7.9%8.3%
Private Rented17.9%13.1%15.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.4%1.3%

High Salvington Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of High Salvington are from the UK Census of 2011. Since High Salvington 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.

CountryWorthingWest SussexEngland
United Kingdom90.6%89.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3%3.4%3.7%
Outside the EU5.8%6.1%9.4%

High Salvington 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.

GradeWorthingWest SussexEngland

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

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