Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire

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If you are thinking of moving to Lee-on-the-Solent 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 Lee-on-the-Solent to figures for Hampshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Lee-on-the-Solent is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Lee-on-the-Solent Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureGosportHampshireEngland
Owned29.4%34.6%30.6%
Mortgage35.9%36.9%32.8%
Shared1.1%0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.3%4.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.1%9%8.3%
Private Rented12.7%10.6%15.4%
Other3.6%2%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.2%1.3%

Lee-on-the-Solent Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Lee-on-the-Solent are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Lee-on-the-Solent 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.

CountryGosportHampshireEngland
United Kingdom93.9%91.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%2.6%3.7%
Outside the EU3.4%5.3%9.4%

Lee-on-the-Solent 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. Lee-on-the-Solent has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeGosportHampshireEngland
AB16.57%28.56%22.96%
C134.38%31.89%30.92%
C223.92%21.03%20.64%
DE25.13%18.52%25.49%

Lee-on-the-Solent Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Lee-on-the-Solent come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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.

BenefitGosportHampshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.4%1.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%1.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.6%8.7%13.5%

Lee-on-the-Solent Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Lee-on-the-Solent as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Lee-on-the-Solent is younger than the Hampshire average.

AgeGosportHampshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.6%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%7.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.5%5.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%19.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.9%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 748.7%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.9%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age39.841.139.3
Median Age404239

Lee-on-the-Solent Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Lee-on-the-Solent and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationGosportHampshireEngland
No Qualifications21.6%18.5%22.5%
Level 116.2%13.6%13.3%
Level 218.1%16.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship5%4.5%3.6%
Level 313.4%12.8%12.4%
Level 421.5%29.7%27.4%
Other4.2%4.2%5.7%

Lee-on-the-Solent General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Lee-on-the-Solent. The percentage of residents in Lee-on-the-Solent rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthGosportHampshireEngland
Very Good45.32%49.10%47.17%
Good36.21%34.98%34.22%
Fair13.58%11.90%13.12%
Bad3.89%3.14%4.25%
Very Bad0.99%0.88%1.25%


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


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