Socio-economic statistics for Langley, Berkshire

Socio-economic statistics for Langley, Berkshire
Socio-economic statistics for Langley, Berkshire

Socio-economic statistics for Langley, Berkshire

Statistics

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

Langley Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureSloughEngland
Owned18.7%30.6%
Mortgage34%32.8%
Shared1.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)13.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.5%8.3%
Private Rented23.1%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

Langley Education Statistics

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

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QualificationSloughEngland
No Qualifications20.1%22.5%
Level 114.7%13.3%
Level 213.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship2.2%3.6%
Level 310.1%12.4%
Level 425.8%27.4%
Other13.7%5.7%

Langley Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSloughEngland
Age 0 to 49.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 97.2%5.6%
Age 10 to146.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 299.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4425.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5916.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 643.7%6%
Age 65 to 744.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.2%2.3%
Mean Age33.539.3
Median Age3239

Langley 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 Langley 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. Langley is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Langley 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.

BenefitSloughEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.5%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.3%13.5%

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

Langley General Health Statistics

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

HealthSloughEngland
Very Good47.90%47.17%
Good35.99%34.22%
Fair11.62%13.12%
Bad3.50%4.25%
Very Bad0.99%1.25%

Langley Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySloughEngland
United Kingdom61%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1%0.7%
Other EU Countries9.3%3.7%
Outside the EU28.7%9.4%

Langley 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.

GradeSloughEngland
AB18.61%22.96%
C129.57%30.92%
C222.61%20.64%
DE29.21%25.49%


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

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