Socio-economic statistics for Lane Bottom, Bradford

Socio-economic statistics for Lane Bottom, Bradford
Socio-economic statistics for Lane Bottom, Bradford

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

Lane Bottom Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeBradfordEngland
Age 0 to 47.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 97.2%5.6%
Age 10 to146.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.1%6%
Age 65 to 746.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.7%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.8%2.3%
Mean Age36.239.3
Median Age3439

Lane Bottom 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 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.

How grim is your Postcode?

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Lane Bottom 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Lane Bottom is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Lane Bottom than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitBradfordEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)5.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.4%13.5%

Lane Bottom rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Lane Bottom Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureBradfordEngland
Owned29.3%30.6%
Mortgage35.7%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)5.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.9%8.3%
Private Rented16.6%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.5%1.3%

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

GradeBradfordEngland
AB16.78%22.96%
C129.04%30.92%
C220.57%20.64%
DE33.61%25.49%

Lane Bottom Education Statistics

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

QualificationBradfordEngland
No Qualifications27.7%22.5%
Level 114.1%13.3%
Level 214.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.6%
Level 311.3%12.4%
Level 421.8%27.4%
Other6.5%5.7%

Lane Bottom Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBradfordEngland
United Kingdom82.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.1%3.7%
Outside the EU13.6%9.4%

Lane Bottom General Health Statistics

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

HealthBradfordEngland
Very Good44.81%47.17%
Good35.61%34.22%
Fair13.70%13.12%
Bad4.55%4.25%
Very Bad1.33%1.25%

What is the population of Lane Bottom and Bradford?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Bradford including Lane Bottom. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Baildon15263
Bingley18275
Bingley Rural18716
Bolton and Undercliffe17122
Bowling and Barkerend22379
Bradford Moor21358
City25951
Clayton and Fairweather Green17412
Craven17014
Eccleshill19602
Great Horton19202
Heaton18544
Idle and Thackley16846
Ilkley14757
Keighley Central18448
Keighley East16604
Keighley West16813
Little Horton23338
Manningham20314
Queensbury16943
Royds17706
Shipley15644
Thornton and Allerton18277
Toller20343
Tong22712
Wharfedale11911
Wibsey15007
Windhill and Wrose16294
Worth Valley14153
Wyke15180
Bradford Total542128



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


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