If you are thinking of moving to Hockerton 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 Hockerton to figures for Nottinghamshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hockerton is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Hockerton Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Hockerton as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Hockerton is also older than the Nottinghamshire average, making Hockerton a older persons location.
|Age||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
|Age 0 to 4||5.5%||5.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.3%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.6%||8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.2%||5.6%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19%||19.7%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.3%||21.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.2%||6.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.4%||9.8%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.2%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.3%||2.3%|
Hockerton General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hockerton. The percentage of residents in Hockerton rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Hockerton rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Hockerton is generally worse than in the average person in England.
|Health||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
Hockerton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Hockerton 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 Hockerton is both lower than the average for Nottinghamshire and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places.
|Benefit||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.4%||2.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.2%||2.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.1%||13.8%||13.5%|
Hockerton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Hockerton has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Hockerton is a relatively affluent area.
|Tenure||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||10.4%||9.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||4%||4.2%||8.3%|
Hockerton 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.
|Grade||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
Hockerton Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hockerton are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Hockerton 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.
|Country||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.5%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.5%||2.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.9%||2.8%||9.4%|
Hockerton Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hockerton and are from the UK Census of 2011. Hockerton 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.
|Qualification||Newark and Sherwood||Nottinghamshire||England|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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