Socio-economic statistics for Market Lavington, Wiltshire

Socio-economic statistics for Market Lavington, Wiltshire
Socio-economic statistics for Market Lavington, Wiltshire

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

Market Lavington 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.

GradeWiltshireEngland
AB27.03%22.96%
C131.21%30.92%
C221.65%20.64%
DE20.10%25.49%

Market Lavington Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

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TenureWiltshireEngland
Owned33.8%30.6%
Mortgage33.7%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)3.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.8%8.3%
Private Rented11.8%15.4%
Other3.6%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Market Lavington 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. Market Lavington is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Market Lavington 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Market Lavington than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitWiltshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.1%13.5%

Market Lavington rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Market Lavington Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeWiltshireEngland
Age 0 to 46%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.6%6%
Age 65 to 749.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%
Mean Age40.839.3
Median Age4239

Market Lavington Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Market Lavington are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Market Lavington 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.

CountryWiltshireEngland
United Kingdom92.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.2%3.7%
Outside the EU4.2%9.4%

Market Lavington Education Statistics

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

QualificationWiltshireEngland
No Qualifications18.6%22.5%
Level 114%13.3%
Level 217.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.6%
Level 312.7%12.4%
Level 429.5%27.4%
Other4.1%5.7%

Market Lavington General Health Statistics

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

HealthWiltshireEngland
Very Good49.75%47.17%
Good34.05%34.22%
Fair12.15%13.12%
Bad3.18%4.25%
Very Bad0.87%1.25%

What is the population of Market Lavington and Wiltshire?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Wiltshire including Market Lavington. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Aldbourne and Ramsbury5309
Alderbury and Whiteparish4316
Amesbury East8095
Amesbury West4510
Bourne and Woodford Valley4248
Box and Colerne5504
Bradford-on-Avon North5102
Bradford-on-Avon South4946
Brinkworth4404
Bromham, Rowde and Potterne4737
Bulford, Allington and Figheldean8186
Burbage and the Bedwyns5154
By Brook4719
Calne Central5045
Calne Chilvester and Abberd6017
Calne North4550
Calne Rural4665
Calne South and Cherhill4534
Chippenham Cepen Park and Derriads3892
Chippenham Cepen Park and Redlands5115
Chippenham Hardenhuish4619
Chippenham Hardens and England4197
Chippenham Lowden and Rowden5170
Chippenham Monkton3834
Chippenham Pewsham4303
Chippenham Queens and Sheldon4191
Corsham Pickwick5427
Corsham Town4990
Corsham Without and Box Hill5693
Cricklade and Latton4895
Devizes and Roundway South4173
Devizes East4184
Devizes North3969
Downton and Ebble Valley5072
Durrington and Larkhill7915
Ethandune4425
Fovant and Chalke Valley4403
Hilperton5531
Holt and Staverton4641
Kington5404
Laverstock, Ford and Old Sarum6666
Ludgershall and Perham Down6948
Lyneham6198
Malmesbury5964
Marlborough East4094
Marlborough West4499
Melksham Central5507
Melksham North4585
Melksham South4915
Melksham Without North5219
Melksham Without South6005
Mere4534
Minety4821
Nadder and East Knoyle4159
Pewsey4818
Pewsey Vale4380
Purton6586
Redlynch and Landford4778
Roundway4822
Royal Wootton Bassett East4400
Royal Wootton Bassett North4496
Royal Wootton Bassett South6742
Salisbury Bemerton7010
Salisbury Fisherton and Bemerton Village3957
Salisbury Harnham5228
Salisbury St Edmund and Milford5099
Salisbury St Francis and Stratford5414
Salisbury St Mark's and Bishopdown5417
Salisbury St Martin's and Cathedral5910
Salisbury St Paul's5234
Sherston5092
Southwick4549
Summerham and Seend4684
The Collingbournes and Netheravon4186
The Lavingtons and Erlestoke5709
Tidworth12417
Till and Wylye Valley4409
Tisbury4548
Trowbridge Adcroft5551
Trowbridge Central5379
Trowbridge Drynham3916
Trowbridge Grove4458
Trowbridge Lambrok4902
Trowbridge Park4875
Trowbridge Paxcroft6878
Urchfont and The Cannings5324
Warminster Broadway4670
Warminster Copheap and Wylye5208
Warminster East5539
Warminster West5451
Warminster Without4240
West Selkley4186
Westbury East4919
Westbury North5155
Westbury West6186
Wilton and Lower Wylye Valley5448
Winsley and Westwood3768
Winterslow3934
Wiltshire Total504070



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


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