If you are thinking of moving to Llangorse Lake 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 Llangorse Lake to figures for Powys and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Llangorse Lake is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Llangorse Lake Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Llangorse Lake as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Llangorse Lake is also older than the average, making Llangorse Lake a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.9%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.4%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.4%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.5%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||8.2%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.2%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.5%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||3.1%||2.4%|
Llangorse Lake General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Llangorse Lake. The percentage of residents in Llangorse Lake rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Llangorse Lake 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. Llangorse Lake is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Llangorse Lake 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 Llangorse Lake 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.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 10% lower in Llangorse Lake than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.4%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.4%||17.4%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Llangorse Lake Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||9.2%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||4.8%||6.6%|
Llangorse Lake Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Llangorse Lake and are from the UK Census of 2011. Llangorse Lake has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Llangorse Lake also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Llangorse Lake are better educated than the average Wales citizen.
Llangorse Lake Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Llangorse Lake are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Llangorse Lake 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.3%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||2.1%||3.3%|
Llangorse Lake 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.
What is the population of Llangorse Lake and Powys?
The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Powys including Llangorse Lake. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.
|Disserth and Trecoed||1214|
|Llandrindod East/Llandrindod West||1250|
|Newtown Llanllwchaiarn North||2233|
|Newtown Llanllwchaiarn West||1873|
|St. David Within||2086|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.