Socio-economic statistics for Magdalen Laver, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Magdalen Laver, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Magdalen Laver, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Magdalen Laver, Essex

Statistics

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

Magdalen Laver Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Magdalen Laver 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 Magdalen Laver is both lower than the average for Essex 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 Magdalen Laver than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEpping ForestEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.5%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.9%11.5%13.5%

Magdalen Laver Education Statistics

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

QualificationEpping ForestEssexEngland
No Qualifications24%23.9%22.5%
Level 115.6%16.1%13.3%
Level 216.3%17.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.8%3.6%
Level 311.1%11.6%12.4%
Level 425.3%23%27.4%
Other4.5%4.5%5.7%

Magdalen Laver Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureEpping ForestEssexEngland
Owned34.8%34.7%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%36.7%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)11.9%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.1%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%11.4%15.4%
Other0.8%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.1%1.3%

Magdalen Laver Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Magdalen Laver as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Magdalen Laver is also older than the Essex average, making Magdalen Laver a older persons location.

AgeEpping ForestEssexEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.5%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.2%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age41.140.939.3
Median Age424139

Magdalen Laver General Health Statistics

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

HealthEpping ForestEssexEngland
Very Good49.26%47.13%47.17%
Good33.75%34.94%34.22%
Fair12.38%13.10%13.12%
Bad3.56%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad1.04%1.09%1.25%

Magdalen Laver 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.

GradeEpping ForestEssexEngland
AB25.47%22.55%22.96%
C136.30%33.54%30.92%
C220.22%22.53%20.64%
DE18.01%21.39%25.49%

Magdalen Laver Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Magdalen Laver are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Magdalen Laver 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.

CountryEpping ForestEssexEngland
United Kingdom90.9%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.6%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU5.7%4.4%9.4%



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

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