If you are thinking of moving to Hop Pole 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 Hop Pole to figures for Lincolnshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hop Pole is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Hop Pole Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Hop Pole 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 Hop Pole is both lower than the average for Lincolnshire 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 Hop Pole than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.6%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2%||2.2%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.6%||13.3%||13.5%|
Hop Pole Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hop Pole and are from the UK Census of 2011. Hop Pole 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.
Hop Pole Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Hop Pole as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Hop Pole is also older than the Lincolnshire average, making Hop Pole a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||8.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.3%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.3%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.4%||20.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.5%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.6%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.8%||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||2.6%||2.3%|
Hop Pole Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hop Pole are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.3%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||7.3%||4.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2%||2.4%||9.4%|
Hop Pole 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. Hop Pole has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Hop Pole General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hop Pole. The percentage of residents in Hop Pole rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Hop Pole rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Hop Pole is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Hop Pole Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Hop Pole has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Hop Pole is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||10.3%||8.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||2.4%||5.5%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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