If you are thinking of moving to Holland Lees 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 Holland Lees to figures for Lancashire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Holland Lees is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Holland Lees Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Holland Lees and are from the UK Census of 2011. Holland Lees 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.
Holland Lees Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Holland Lees as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Holland Lees is also older than the Lancashire average, making Holland Lees a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.4%||5.9%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.3%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||9.7%||9.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.9%||5.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.8%||18.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21%||20.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.1%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.6%||9.7%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.1%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.1%||2.4%||2.3%|
Holland Lees Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Holland Lees has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Holland Lees is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||12.6%||4.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||2.1%||7.9%||8.3%|
Holland Lees General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Holland Lees. The percentage of residents in Holland Lees rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average.
Holland Lees Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Holland Lees 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)||2.9%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||2.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14%||14.3%||13.5%|
Holland Lees Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Holland Lees are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Holland Lees 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||0.4%||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2%||1.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.5%||4.1%||9.4%|
Holland Lees 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.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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