Socio-economic statistics for Little Bardfield, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Little Bardfield, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Little Bardfield, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Little Bardfield, Essex

Statistics

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

Little Bardfield Education Statistics

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

QualificationUttlesfordEssexEngland
No Qualifications17.7%23.9%22.5%
Level 113.9%16.1%13.3%
Level 217.2%17.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.8%3.6%
Level 312%11.6%12.4%
Level 431.9%23%27.4%
Other4%4.5%5.7%

Little Bardfield 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. Little Bardfield has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

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GradeUttlesfordEssexEngland
AB32.56%22.55%22.96%
C132.58%33.54%30.92%
C220.59%22.53%20.64%
DE14.27%21.39%25.49%

Little Bardfield Immigration Statistics

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

CountryUttlesfordEssexEngland
United Kingdom92.7%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.7%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU4%4.4%9.4%

Little Bardfield Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Little Bardfield has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Little Bardfield is a relatively affluent area.

TenureUttlesfordEssexEngland
Owned34.1%34.7%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%36.7%32.8%
Shared1%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.5%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.2%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented11.5%11.4%15.4%
Other1.6%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.1%1.3%

Little Bardfield 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 Little Bardfield 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. Little Bardfield is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Little Bardfield 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 Little Bardfield is both lower than the average for Essex and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Little Bardfield than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitUttlesfordEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.2%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.4%11.5%13.5%

Little Bardfield Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Little Bardfield as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeUttlesfordEssexEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.7%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.6%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.5%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.2%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age40.640.939.3
Median Age424139

Little Bardfield General Health Statistics

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

HealthUttlesfordEssexEngland
Very Good52.55%47.13%47.17%
Good33.34%34.94%34.22%
Fair10.85%13.10%13.12%
Bad2.60%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad0.66%1.09%1.25%


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

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