If you are thinking of moving to Laindon 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 Laindon to figures for Essex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Laindon is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Laindon Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Laindon and are from the UK Census of 2011. Laindon 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.
Laindon General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Laindon. The percentage of residents in Laindon rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Laindon rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Laindon is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Laindon Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Laindon 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 unemployment in Laindon is both higher than the average for Essex and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.7%||2.6%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.6%||2.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.7%||11.5%||13.5%|
Laindon Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Laindon are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Laindon 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.7%||0.7%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.5%||2.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||5%||4.4%||9.4%|
Laindon 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.
Laindon Age Distribution Statistics
|Age 0 to 4||6.5%||5.9%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6.1%||5.6%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.2%||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.1%||8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.3%||5.6%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||21%||19.8%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.7%||20.3%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6%||6.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.3%||9.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.7%||6.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.1%||2.5%||2.3%|
Laindon Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||14.2%||7.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7.8%||6.4%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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