If you are thinking of moving to Lye Green 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 Lye Green to figures for East Sussex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Lye Green is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Lye Green Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Lye Green has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Lye Green is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||4.7%||4.7%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3%||6.3%||8.3%|
Lye Green 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. Lye Green has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Lye Green Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Lye Green 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 Lye Green is both lower than the average for East Sussex 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 Lye Green than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.2%||2.5%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.4%||2.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8%||12.9%||13.5%|
Lye Green General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Lye Green. The percentage of residents in Lye Green rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Lye Green rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Lye Green is generally better than in the average person in England.
Lye Green Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Lye Green and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Lye Green Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Lye Green are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Lye Green 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||0.5%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.2%||2.8%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||4%||4.7%||9.4%|
Lye Green Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Lye Green as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Lye Green is also older than the East Sussex average, making Lye Green a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.5%||5.1%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.1%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.3%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.1%||4.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.8%||17.2%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.7%||20.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.8%||7.5%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.8%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.7%||7.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.4%||3.7%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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