If you are thinking of moving to Higher Chisworth 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 Higher Chisworth to figures for Stockport and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Higher Chisworth is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Higher Chisworth Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Higher Chisworth and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Higher Chisworth Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Higher Chisworth has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Higher Chisworth is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||8.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||5%||8.3%|
Higher Chisworth 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.
Higher Chisworth General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Higher Chisworth. The percentage of residents in Higher Chisworth rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Higher Chisworth rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Higher Chisworth is generally better than in the average person in England.
Higher Chisworth Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Higher Chisworth are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Higher Chisworth 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||4.5%||9.4%|
Higher Chisworth Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Higher Chisworth 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.5%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.5%||13.5%|
Higher Chisworth Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Higher Chisworth as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Higher Chisworth is also older than the average, making Higher Chisworth a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.5%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.6%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.1%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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