If you are thinking of moving to Lyminge 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 Lyminge to figures for Kent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Lyminge is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Lyminge Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Lyminge are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Lyminge 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||0.6%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.1%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||5.5%||5.4%||9.4%|
Lyminge Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Lyminge as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Lyminge is also older than the Kent average, making Lyminge a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.6%||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.2%||5.7%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8%||8.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.2%||5.7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.1%||19.3%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20%||19.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.5%||6.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.7%||9.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.9%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.2%||2.5%||2.3%|
Lyminge Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Lyminge and are from the UK Census of 2011. Lyminge 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.
Lyminge Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Lyminge 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 Lyminge is both higher than the average for Kent and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.6%||2.7%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||2.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||16%||12.6%||13.5%|
Lyminge 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. Lyminge has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Lyminge Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||6.9%||5.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||4.3%||8.1%||8.3%|
Lyminge General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Lyminge. The percentage of residents in Lyminge rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Lyminge rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Lyminge is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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