Socio-economic statistics for Holkham, Norfolk
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If you are thinking of moving to Holkham 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 Holkham to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Holkham is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Holkham General Health Statistics

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

HealthNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Very Good38.92%42.70%47.17%
Very Bad1.39%1.25%1.25%

Holkham 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. Holkham has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland

Holkham Immigration Statistics

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

CountryNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
United Kingdom95.9%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU2.1%3.6%9.4%

Holkham Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Holkham 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 Holkham 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.

BenefitNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.2%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.4%13.2%13.5%

Holkham Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Age 0 to 44.3%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.1%4.9%5.6%
Age 10 to144.9%5.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.4%8.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.2%5.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4414.4%18%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.6%19.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 649.1%7.4%6%
Age 65 to 7414.6%11.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 8410.1%7.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over4.1%3%2.3%
Mean Age47.542.739.3
Median Age514339

Holkham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Social Rented (Council)2.4%7.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.4%8.6%8.3%
Private Rented13%13.4%15.4%
Rent Free2.1%1.6%1.3%

Holkham Education Statistics

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

QualificationNorth NorfolkNorfolkEngland
No Qualifications27.5%26.3%22.5%
Level 114.1%14.3%13.3%
Level 216.2%16.2%15.2%
Level 310.5%11.8%12.4%
Level 422.3%21.9%27.4%

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

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