Written by Anonymous Visitor and posted in Statistics

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

Mease Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.3%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.1%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%7%6%
Age 65 to 7411.9%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age42.241.339.3
Median Age444239

Mease Immigration Statistics

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

CountryLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom96.2%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU1.9%2.5%9.4%

Mease 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. Mease has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
AB28.33%21.22%22.96%
C130.77%29.71%30.92%
C221.02%23.66%20.64%
DE19.89%25.41%25.49%

Mease Education Statistics

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

QualificationLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications22.4%24.8%22.5%
Level 113.7%14%13.3%
Level 216%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%3.8%3.6%
Level 311.8%12.7%12.4%
Level 428.4%24%27.4%
Other4.1%4.4%5.7%

Mease Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Owned38.7%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage36.9%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.6%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11.6%9%8.3%
Private Rented8.4%10.1%15.4%
Other1.1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.2%1.3%

Mease Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.9%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.3%11.6%13.5%

Mease General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Mease. The percentage of residents in Mease rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Very Good46.92%45.32%47.17%
Good34.79%35.18%34.22%
Fair13.17%13.84%13.12%
Bad3.93%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.19%1.28%1.25%


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

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