Socio-economic statistics for Knowle Grove, Solihull

Socio-economic statistics for Knowle Grove, Solihull
Socio-economic statistics for Knowle Grove, Solihull

Socio-economic statistics for Knowle Grove, Solihull

Statistics

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

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

GradeSolihullEngland
AB28.59%22.96%
C131.49%30.92%
C218.46%20.64%
DE21.46%25.49%

Knowle Grove Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Knowle Grove has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Knowle Grove is a relatively affluent area.

TenureSolihullEngland
Owned37.4%30.6%
Mortgage36.4%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)11.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.1%8.3%
Private Rented9.1%15.4%
Other0.8%1.4%
Rent Free0.7%1.3%

Knowle Grove Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSolihullEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.7%2.3%
Mean Age41.339.3
Median Age4239

Knowle Grove Education Statistics

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

QualificationSolihullEngland
No Qualifications22.7%22.5%
Level 113.6%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.4%3.6%
Level 311.7%12.4%
Level 428.5%27.4%
Other4%5.7%

Knowle Grove General Health Statistics

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

HealthSolihullEngland
Very Good47.51%47.17%
Good34.20%34.22%
Fair13.09%13.12%
Bad3.99%4.25%
Very Bad1.21%1.25%

Knowle Grove Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySolihullEngland
United Kingdom92.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.2%3.7%
Outside the EU5%9.4%

Knowle Grove Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Knowle Grove 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.

BenefitSolihullEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.2%13.5%


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

Do you live in Knowle Grove? Let us know what you think in the comments below.







Top 10 worst places to live in England 2019