If you are thinking of moving to Holly Brook 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 Holly Brook to figures for Somerset and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Holly Brook is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Holly Brook Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Holly Brook and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Holly Brook Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Holly Brook 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 Holly Brook is both lower than the average for Somerset 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 Holly Brook than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||1.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.1%||2.2%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||10.8%||11.5%||13.5%|
Holly Brook 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.
Holly Brook Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Holly Brook as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Holly Brook is younger than the Somerset average.
|Age 0 to 4||5.4%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.2%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.4%||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.6%||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.2%||7.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.7%||5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.9%||17.5%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.6%||20.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.3%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.1%||10.8%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.5%||7.1%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||3.1%||2.3%|
Holly Brook Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.9%||5.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||9%||7.6%||8.3%|
Holly Brook General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Holly Brook. The percentage of residents in Holly Brook rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Holly Brook Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Holly Brook are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Holly Brook 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%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.7%||2.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.1%||2.9%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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