Socio-economic statistics for Little London, Lincolnshire

Socio-economic statistics for Little London, Lincolnshire
Socio-economic statistics for Little London, Lincolnshire

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

Little London Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeEast LindseyEngland
Age 0 to 44.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4415.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.4%
Age 60 to 649%6%
Age 65 to 7414.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 848.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over3%2.3%
Mean Age45.839.3
Median Age4939

Little London Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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TenureEast LindseyEngland
Owned42.4%30.6%
Mortgage26.8%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.4%8.3%
Private Rented15.3%15.4%
Other2%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%

Little London Education Statistics

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

QualificationEast LindseyEngland
No Qualifications32.6%22.5%
Level 114.2%13.3%
Level 215.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.6%
Level 310.5%12.4%
Level 418.1%27.4%
Other4.8%5.7%

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

GradeEast LindseyEngland
AB14.28%22.96%
C126.94%30.92%
C226.79%20.64%
DE31.98%25.49%

Little London General Health Statistics

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

HealthEast LindseyEngland
Very Good38.22%47.17%
Good35.29%34.22%
Fair18.27%13.12%
Bad6.36%4.25%
Very Bad1.86%1.25%

Little London Immigration Statistics

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

CountryEast LindseyEngland
United Kingdom96.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%3.7%
Outside the EU1.6%9.4%

Little London 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Little London 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Little London than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitEast LindseyLincolnshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.9%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.9%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)17.7%13.3%13.5%


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


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