Socio-economic statistics for Kemp Town, Brighton and Hove

Socio-economic statistics for Kemp Town, Brighton and Hove
Socio-economic statistics for Kemp Town, Brighton and Hove

Socio-economic statistics for Kemp Town, Brighton and Hove

Statistics

If you are thinking of moving to Kemp Town 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 Kemp Town to figures for Brighton and Hove and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Kemp Town is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Kemp Town Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Kemp Town has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Kemp Town is an economically deprived area.

TenureBrighton and HoveEngland
Owned23.4%30.6%
Mortgage29.9%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.1%8.3%
Private Rented28%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.3%

Kemp Town General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Kemp Town. The percentage of residents in Kemp Town rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Kemp Town rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Kemp Town is generally better than in the average person in England.

HealthBrighton and HoveEngland
Very Good49.26%47.17%
Good33.64%34.22%
Fair11.81%13.12%
Bad4.08%4.25%
Very Bad1.20%1.25%

Kemp Town Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Kemp Town and are from the UK Census of 2011. Kemp Town 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. Kemp Town also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Kemp Town are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationBrighton and HoveEngland
No Qualifications16.1%22.5%
Level 111%13.3%
Level 212.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship2.1%3.6%
Level 316%12.4%
Level 436.9%27.4%
Other5.4%5.7%

Kemp Town Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Kemp Town are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Kemp Town 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.

CountryBrighton and HoveEngland
United Kingdom84.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1%0.7%
Other EU Countries5.4%3.7%
Outside the EU9.3%9.4%

Kemp Town Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Kemp Town 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.

BenefitBrighton and HoveEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.6%13.5%

Kemp Town 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. Kemp Town has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeBrighton and HoveEngland
AB28.57%22.96%
C137.44%30.92%
C215.08%20.64%
DE18.91%25.49%

Kemp Town Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Kemp Town as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Kemp Town is also older than the average, making Kemp Town a older persons location.

AgeBrighton and HoveEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.6%
Age 10 to144.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173%3.7%
Age 18 to 2413.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 298.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4424%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 644.7%6%
Age 65 to 746.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age37.439.3
Median Age3539



Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.

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