If you are thinking of moving to Hockering Heath 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 Hockering Heath to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hockering Heath is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Hockering Heath Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hockering Heath are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||5%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.3%||3.6%||9.4%|
Hockering Heath Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Hockering Heath 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 unemployment in Hockering Heath is both lower than the average for Norfolk and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Hockering Heath than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.5%||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.1%||2.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.9%||13.2%||13.5%|
Hockering Heath Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Hockering Heath as a whole, is older than the national average.
|Age 0 to 4||5.7%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.7%||8.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.6%||5.8%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.9%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.7%||19.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.5%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.3%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.3%||7.4%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||3%||2.3%|
Hockering Heath Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.4%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.4%||8.6%||8.3%|
Hockering Heath 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. Hockering Heath has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Hockering Heath Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hockering Heath and are from the UK Census of 2011. Hockering Heath has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.
Hockering Heath General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hockering Heath. The percentage of residents in Hockering Heath rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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