Lutton Gowts, Lincolnshire

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

Lutton Gowts 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.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Lutton Gowts 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Lutton Gowts is both lower than the average for Lincolnshire 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 Lutton Gowts than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSouth HollandLincolnshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.6%13.3%13.5%

Lutton Gowts General Health Statistics

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

HealthSouth HollandEngland
Very Good40.52%47.17%
Good37.55%34.22%
Fair15.82%13.12%
Bad4.72%4.25%
Very Bad1.38%1.25%

Lutton Gowts Education Statistics

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

QualificationSouth HollandEngland
No Qualifications30.8%22.5%
Level 115.3%13.3%
Level 216.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.7%3.6%
Level 310%12.4%
Level 415.8%27.4%
Other7.9%5.7%

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

GradeSouth HollandEngland
AB14.57%22.96%
C126.23%30.92%
C227.60%20.64%
DE31.59%25.49%

Lutton Gowts Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSouth HollandEngland
Age 0 to 45.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%6%
Age 65 to 7411.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.3%
Mean Age43.439.3
Median Age4539

Lutton Gowts Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Lutton Gowts are from the UK Census of 2011.

CountrySouth HollandEngland
United Kingdom90.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries7.3%3.7%
Outside the EU2%9.4%

Lutton Gowts Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSouth HollandEngland
Owned39.2%30.6%
Mortgage33.3%32.8%
Shared0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)10.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)2.4%8.3%
Private Rented11.2%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%


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


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