Socio-economic statistics for Killamarsh, Derbyshire

Socio-economic statistics for Killamarsh, Derbyshire
Socio-economic statistics for Killamarsh, Derbyshire

Socio-economic statistics for Killamarsh, Derbyshire

Statistics

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

Killamarsh 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 Killamarsh 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. Killamarsh is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Killamarsh 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.

BenefitNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.2%2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.5%13.1%13.5%

Killamarsh rates 3/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Killamarsh Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
Owned38.2%35.9%30.6%
Mortgage32.6%35.1%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)18.1%10.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.2%4.8%8.3%
Private Rented6.5%10.8%15.4%
Other0.9%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.3%1.3%

Killamarsh Education Statistics

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

QualificationNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
No Qualifications26.9%25.7%22.5%
Level 114.2%14.1%13.3%
Level 216.6%16.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.4%4.3%3.6%
Level 311.9%12.1%12.4%
Level 422.2%23.7%27.4%
Other3.8%3.9%5.7%

Killamarsh Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Killamarsh as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Killamarsh is also older than the Derbyshire average, making Killamarsh a older persons location.

AgeNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
Age 0 to 44.8%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%7.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.8%5.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.2%19.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.8%21.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.7%7.1%6%
Age 65 to 7411.8%10.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.8%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age43.341.639.3
Median Age454339

Killamarsh 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.

GradeNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
AB19.57%20.43%22.96%
C129.03%28.05%30.92%
C225.03%24.65%20.64%
DE26.37%26.87%25.49%

Killamarsh Immigration Statistics

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

CountryNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
United Kingdom97.6%96.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.2%0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries0.8%1.2%3.7%
Outside the EU1.4%1.8%9.4%

Killamarsh General Health Statistics

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

HealthNorth East DerbyshireDerbyshireEngland
Very Good42.95%44.39%47.17%
Good34.26%34.51%34.22%
Fair15.89%14.92%13.12%
Bad5.37%4.83%4.25%
Very Bad1.52%1.34%1.25%


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

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