If you are thinking of moving to Holme-next-the-Sea 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 Holme-next-the-Sea to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Holme-next-the-Sea is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Holme-next-the-Sea General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Holme-next-the-Sea. The percentage of residents in Holme-next-the-Sea rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Holme-next-the-Sea rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Holme-next-the-Sea is generally worse than in the average person in England.
|Health||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
Holme-next-the-Sea Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Tenure||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||3.1%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10.2%||8.6%||8.3%|
Holme-next-the-Sea Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Holme-next-the-Sea and are from the UK Census of 2011. Holme-next-the-Sea 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||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
Holme-next-the-Sea Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Holme-next-the-Sea as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Holme-next-the-Sea is also older than the Norfolk average, making Holme-next-the-Sea a older persons location.
|Age||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
|Age 0 to 4||5.4%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.3%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.5%||8.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.6%||5.8%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.3%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.7%||19.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.6%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.1%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.9%||7.4%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3%||3%||2.3%|
Holme-next-the-Sea Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Holme-next-the-Sea are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Country||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.9%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.4%||3.6%||9.4%|
Holme-next-the-Sea 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. Holme-next-the-Sea has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
|Grade||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
Holme-next-the-Sea Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Holme-next-the-Sea come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 Holme-next-the-Sea 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.
|Benefit||King`s Lynn and West Norfolk||Norfolk||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.9%||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.7%||2.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.8%||13.2%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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