Socio-economic statistics for Little Billing, Northamptonshire

Socio-economic statistics for Little Billing, Northamptonshire
Socio-economic statistics for Little Billing, Northamptonshire

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

Little Billing Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureNorthamptonEngland
Owned25.1%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%32.8%
Shared1.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)12.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.3%8.3%
Private Rented16.5%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

Little Billing 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.

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GradeNorthamptonEngland
AB19.12%22.96%
C131.73%30.92%
C221.00%20.64%
DE28.14%25.49%

Little Billing Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeNorthamptonEngland
Age 0 to 47.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 298%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5918.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.5%6%
Age 65 to 747%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2%2.3%
Mean Age37.139.3
Median Age3639

Little Billing Education Statistics

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

QualificationNorthamptonEngland
No Qualifications22.5%22.5%
Level 114.9%13.3%
Level 215.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.6%3.6%
Level 312.4%12.4%
Level 423.7%27.4%
Other7.1%5.7%

Little Billing General Health Statistics

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

HealthNorthamptonEngland
Very Good46.38%47.17%
Good36.47%34.22%
Fair12.51%13.12%
Bad3.61%4.25%
Very Bad1.03%1.25%

Little Billing Immigration Statistics

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

CountryNorthamptonEngland
United Kingdom83.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.1%0.7%
Other EU Countries6%3.7%
Outside the EU9.2%9.4%

Little Billing 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. Little Billing 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 Little Billing 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 Billing is both higher than the average for Northamptonshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitNorthamptonNorthamptonshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.8%3.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.6%12.1%13.5%

Little Billing rates 6/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019



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


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