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

Luddington-in-the-Brook General Health Statistics

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

HealthEast NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
Very Good46.86%46.83%47.17%
Good35.93%36.00%34.22%
Fair12.85%12.61%13.12%
Bad3.39%3.55%4.25%
Very Bad0.97%1.02%1.25%

Luddington-in-the-Brook Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureEast NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
Owned32%29.1%30.6%
Mortgage40.4%38.7%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.3%8.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11%6.9%8.3%
Private Rented11.3%13.4%15.4%
Other1.2%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%1.3%

Luddington-in-the-Brook Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Luddington-in-the-Brook 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 Luddington-in-the-Brook is both lower than the average for Northamptonshire 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 Luddington-in-the-Brook than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEast NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%3.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.4%12.1%13.5%

Luddington-in-the-Brook Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Luddington-in-the-Brook are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Luddington-in-the-Brook 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 NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
United Kingdom93.9%89.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries2%4.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.5%5.8%9.4%

Luddington-in-the-Brook 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.

GradeEast NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
AB23.29%21.29%22.96%
C130.11%30.16%30.92%
C224.91%22.47%20.64%
DE21.69%26.08%25.49%

Luddington-in-the-Brook Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Luddington-in-the-Brook as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Luddington-in-the-Brook is also older than the Northamptonshire average, making Luddington-in-the-Brook a older persons location.

AgeEast NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
Age 0 to 46%6.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.4%6.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%3.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.9%6.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.6%21.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%20.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.2%6.4%6%
Age 65 to 749.3%8.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.3%4.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2%2.3%
Mean Age40.439.139.3
Median Age423939

Luddington-in-the-Brook Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Luddington-in-the-Brook and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationEast NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshireEngland
No Qualifications22.3%22.3%22.5%
Level 115.3%15.2%13.3%
Level 217.6%16.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.4%4.1%3.6%
Level 311.8%11.9%12.4%
Level 424.2%24.1%27.4%
Other4.4%5.8%5.7%



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

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