If you are thinking of moving to Lye Head 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 Head to figures for Worcestershire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Lye Head is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Lye Head Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Lye Head and are from the UK Census of 2011. Lye Head 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.
Lye Head Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Lye Head 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 Head is both higher than the average for Worcestershire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.4%||2.5%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.4%||1.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.4%||11.5%||13.5%|
Lye Head Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Lye Head are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Lye Head 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%||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||2.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.8%||2.9%||9.4%|
Lye Head 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 Head General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Lye Head. The percentage of residents in Lye Head rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Lye Head rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Lye Head is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Lye Head Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Lye Head has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Lye Head is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||6.7%||5.6%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7.7%||9.2%||8.3%|
Lye Head Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Lye Head as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Lye Head is also older than the Worcestershire average, making Lye Head a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.4%||5.5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5%||5.3%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.5%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.4%||7.8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.4%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.9%||19.2%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20%||20.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||8%||7.2%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.8%||10.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.5%||6.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.6%||2.6%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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