If you are thinking of moving to Honingham 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 Honingham to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Honingham is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Honingham Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Honingham and are from the UK Census of 2011. Honingham 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.
Honingham Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Honingham are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Honingham 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||0.3%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.4%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.5%||3.6%||9.4%|
Honingham Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Honingham as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Honingham is also older than the Norfolk average, making Honingham a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.9%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.8%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.4%||8.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.3%||5.8%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.6%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.3%||19.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.8%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.6%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.6%||7.4%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.1%||3%||2.3%|
Honingham Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Honingham 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 Honingham 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. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Honingham than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.6%||2.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||9.2%||13.2%||13.5%|
Honingham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Honingham has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Honingham is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||0.9%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7.7%||8.6%||8.3%|
Honingham General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Honingham. The percentage of residents in Honingham rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Honingham 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.
Do you live in Honingham? Let us know what you think in the comments below.
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Diss, at least it sounds like a nice place