Socio-economic statistics for Holme-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
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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.

HealthKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Very Good40.91%42.70%47.17%
Good37.08%36.62%34.22%
Fair15.90%15.06%13.12%
Bad4.80%4.37%4.25%
Very Bad1.31%1.25%1.25%

Holme-next-the-Sea Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Owned39.6%37.2%30.6%
Mortgage29.9%29.7%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)3.1%7.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.2%8.6%8.3%
Private Rented12.4%13.4%15.4%
Other2.3%1.6%1.4%
Rent Free2.1%1.6%1.3%

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.

QualificationKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
No Qualifications29.3%26.3%22.5%
Level 114.5%14.3%13.3%
Level 216.2%16.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%4.2%3.6%
Level 311%11.8%12.4%
Level 419.1%21.9%27.4%
Other6.1%5.3%5.7%

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.

AgeKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
Age 0 to 45.4%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95%4.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%8.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.6%5.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.3%18%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.7%19.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.6%7.4%6%
Age 65 to 7412.1%11.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.9%7.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over3%3%2.3%
Mean Age43.542.739.3
Median Age454339

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.

CountryKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
United Kingdom92.3%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.9%3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU3.4%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.

GradeKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
AB15.96%18.49%22.96%
C127.55%29.55%30.92%
C226.60%24.92%20.64%
DE29.89%27.04%25.49%

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 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 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.

BenefitKing`s Lynn and West NorfolkNorfolkEngland
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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