If you are thinking of moving to Longville in the Dale 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 Longville in the Dale to figures for Shropshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Longville in the Dale is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Longville in the Dale Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Longville in the Dale are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Longville in the Dale 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||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.3%||9.4%|
Longville in the Dale 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.
Longville in the Dale General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Longville in the Dale. The percentage of residents in Longville in the Dale rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Longville in the Dale Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Longville in the Dale as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Longville in the Dale is also older than the average, making Longville in the Dale a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.1%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.1%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.3%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.7%||2.3%|
Longville in the Dale 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 Longville in the Dale 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. Longville in the Dale 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 Longville in the Dale 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 Longville in the Dale than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.2%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||10.4%||13.5%|
Longville in the Dale Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||5%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||8.5%||8.3%|
Longville in the Dale Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Longville in the Dale and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.