Socio-economic statistics for Lower Assendon, Oxfordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Lower Assendon, Oxfordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Lower Assendon, Oxfordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Lower Assendon, Oxfordshire

Statistics

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

Lower Assendon Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
Owned37.2%32.3%30.6%
Mortgage35.8%33.2%32.8%
Shared0.8%1.1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.6%4.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.8%9.7%8.3%
Private Rented11.1%15.2%15.4%
Other2.2%2.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.5%1.7%1.3%

Lower Assendon Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Lower Assendon and are from the UK Census of 2011. Lower Assendon 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. Lower Assendon also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Lower Assendon are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationSouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
No Qualifications16.5%16.7%22.5%
Level 112.1%12%13.3%
Level 214.9%13.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.5%3.6%
Level 312%13.3%12.4%
Level 436.7%35.7%27.4%
Other4%5%5.7%

Lower Assendon Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Lower Assendon as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Lower Assendon is also older than the Oxfordshire average, making Lower Assendon a older persons location.

AgeSouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.5%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.6%10.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%7.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.5%20.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.5%5.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%8.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.9%5.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age40.938.939.3
Median Age423839

Lower Assendon Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Lower Assendon come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area. The rate of unemployment in Lower Assendon is both lower than the average for Oxfordshire 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 Lower Assendon than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.1%1.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1%1.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.4%7.6%13.5%

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

GradeSouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
AB36.09%32.67%22.96%
C130.04%30.21%30.92%
C218.96%18.77%20.64%
DE14.91%18.34%25.49%

Lower Assendon Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Lower Assendon are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Lower Assendon 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.

CountrySouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
United Kingdom90.8%85.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.4%4.7%3.7%
Outside the EU5.2%8.8%9.4%

Lower Assendon General Health Statistics

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

HealthSouth OxfordshireOxfordshireEngland
Very Good52.56%52.40%47.17%
Good33.35%33.45%34.22%
Fair10.73%10.60%13.12%
Bad2.62%2.76%4.25%
Very Bad0.73%0.78%1.25%


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

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