If you are thinking of moving to Horsell Birch 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 Horsell Birch to figures for Surrey and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Horsell Birch is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Horsell Birch Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Horsell Birch are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Horsell Birch has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.9%||0.9%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||5.3%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||13.7%||9.5%||9.4%|
Horsell Birch Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Horsell Birch has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Horsell Birch is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||8.4%||4.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.5%||6.5%||8.3%|
Horsell Birch Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Horsell Birch as a whole, is younger than the national average. However, population of Horsell Birch is older than the Surrey average.
|Age 0 to 4||7.3%||6.3%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6.1%||5.8%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.9%||7.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.9%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||23.8%||21.2%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.5%||20.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.5%||6.1%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||7.4%||8.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.2%||5.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.3%||2.7%||2.3%|
Horsell Birch Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Horsell Birch 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Horsell Birch than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.4%||1.3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.4%||1.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||7.7%||7.1%||13.5%|
Horsell Birch 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. Horsell Birch has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Horsell Birch General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Horsell Birch. The percentage of residents in Horsell Birch rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Horsell Birch rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Horsell Birch is generally better than in the average person in England.
Horsell Birch Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Horsell Birch and are from the UK Census of 2011. Horsell Birch has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Horsell Birch also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Horsell Birch are better educated than the average England citizen.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
Do you live in Horsell Birch? Let us know what you think in the comments below.