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

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

GradeThurrockEngland
AB15.01%22.96%
C131.82%30.92%
C225.64%20.64%
DE27.53%25.49%

Linford, Essex Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureThurrockEngland
Owned25.5%30.6%
Mortgage40.7%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)16.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.3%8.3%
Private Rented13.2%15.4%
Other0.9%1.4%
Rent Free0.8%1.3%

Linford, Essex General Health Statistics

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

HealthThurrockEngland
Very Good48.20%47.17%
Good34.74%34.22%
Fair12.29%13.12%
Bad3.73%4.25%
Very Bad1.03%1.25%

Linford, Essex Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Linford, Essex 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 Linford, Essex is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitThurrockEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.6%13.5%

Linford, Essex Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Linford, Essex are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Linford, Essex 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.

CountryThurrockEngland
United Kingdom88%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.5%3.7%
Outside the EU7.8%9.4%

Linford, Essex Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeThurrockEngland
Age 0 to 47.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.5%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4423.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5918.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.5%6%
Age 65 to 746.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.7%2.3%
Mean Age36.839.3
Median Age3639

Linford, Essex Education Statistics

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

QualificationThurrockEngland
No Qualifications26.5%22.5%
Level 118.1%13.3%
Level 217.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.4%3.6%
Level 310.9%12.4%
Level 417.4%27.4%
Other6.1%5.7%



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

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