Socio-economic statistics for Holdbrook, Enfield

Socio-economic statistics for Holdbrook, Enfield
Socio-economic statistics for Holdbrook, Enfield

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

Holdbrook Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeEnfieldEngland
Age 0 to 47.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 298%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5918.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 644.4%6%
Age 65 to 746.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.7%2.3%
Mean Age35.939.3
Median Age3439

Holdbrook Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Holdbrook are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Holdbrook has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

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CountryEnfieldEngland
United Kingdom64.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries10.1%3.7%
Outside the EU23.6%9.4%

Holdbrook Education Statistics

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

QualificationEnfieldEngland
No Qualifications23%22.5%
Level 112.9%13.3%
Level 213.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.9%3.6%
Level 310.5%12.4%
Level 428.7%27.4%
Other9.2%5.7%

Holdbrook 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.

GradeEnfieldEngland
AB21.61%22.96%
C132.11%30.92%
C217.22%20.64%
DE29.05%25.49%

Holdbrook Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Holdbrook has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Holdbrook is an economically deprived area.

TenureEnfieldEngland
Owned26.2%30.6%
Mortgage31.7%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)11.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.2%8.3%
Private Rented21.2%15.4%
Other1%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Holdbrook 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. Holdbrook is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Holdbrook 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 unemployment in Holdbrook is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitEnfieldEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.5%13.5%

Holdbrook rates 8/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Holdbrook General Health Statistics

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

HealthEnfieldEngland
Very Good46.84%47.17%
Good35.01%34.22%
Fair12.71%13.12%
Bad4.11%4.25%
Very Bad1.34%1.25%

What is the population of Holdbrook and Enfield?

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

WardPopulation
Bowes15706
Bush Hill Park14330
Chase13947
Cockfosters14274
Edmonton Green19407
Enfield Highway17159
Enfield Lock18508
Grange13548
Haselbury17598
Highlands13359
Jubilee15406
Lower Edmonton17905
Palmers Green15895
Ponders End15593
Southbury15654
Southgate16168
Southgate Green14521
Town15095
Turkey Street15677
Upper Edmonton20092
Winchmore Hill13745
Enfield Total333587



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


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