Socio-economic statistics for Kettlebrook, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Kettlebrook, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Kettlebrook, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Kettlebrook, Staffordshire

Statistics

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

Kettlebrook Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes Kettlebrook and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Kettlebrook is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Kettlebrook are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.

BenefitTamworthStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.4%11.6%13.5%

Kettlebrook rates 5/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Kettlebrook 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. Kettlebrook has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeTamworthStaffordshireEngland
AB15.65%21.22%22.96%
C129.86%29.71%30.92%
C224.26%23.66%20.64%
DE30.23%25.41%25.49%

Kettlebrook Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Kettlebrook and are from the UK Census of 2011. Kettlebrook 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.

QualificationTamworthStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications26.8%24.8%22.5%
Level 117.4%14%13.3%
Level 217.8%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.7%3.8%3.6%
Level 312.5%12.7%12.4%
Level 417.4%24%27.4%
Other4.3%4.4%5.7%

Kettlebrook Age Distribution Statistics

AgeTamworthStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.6%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to146.2%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.6%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.7%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.5%7%6%
Age 65 to 748.5%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.5%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.6%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age38.641.339.3
Median Age394239

Kettlebrook Immigration Statistics

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

CountryTamworthStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom96.3%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU1.4%2.5%9.4%

Kettlebrook Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureTamworthStaffordshireEngland
Owned27.8%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage40.4%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)14.2%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.1%9%8.3%
Private Rented10%10.1%15.4%
Other1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.2%1.3%

Kettlebrook General Health Statistics

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

HealthTamworthStaffordshireEngland
Very Good45.60%45.32%47.17%
Good35.23%35.18%34.22%
Fair13.43%13.84%13.12%
Bad4.43%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.31%1.28%1.25%


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

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