If you are thinking of moving to Melin-y-coed 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 Melin-y-coed to figures for Conwy and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Melin-y-coed is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Melin-y-coed Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Melin-y-coed and are from the UK Census of 2011. Melin-y-coed has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Melin-y-coed also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Melin-y-coed are better educated than the average Wales citizen.
Melin-y-coed Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||5.1%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.6%||6.6%|
Melin-y-coed General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Melin-y-coed. The percentage of residents in Melin-y-coed rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Melin-y-coed Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Melin-y-coed as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Melin-y-coed is also older than the average, making Melin-y-coed a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.8%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.1%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.7%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.6%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.5%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.7%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.1%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||8.6%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||3.7%||2.4%|
Melin-y-coed Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Melin-y-coed 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.5%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||3%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||16.8%||17.4%|
Melin-y-coed Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Melin-y-coed are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Melin-y-coed 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||0.7%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||1.4%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||2.2%||3.3%|
Melin-y-coed 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.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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