If you are thinking of moving to Monkhopton 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 Monkhopton to figures for Shropshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Monkhopton is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Monkhopton Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Monkhopton as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Monkhopton is also older than the average, making Monkhopton a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.1%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.1%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.3%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.7%||2.3%|
Monkhopton Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Monkhopton and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Monkhopton Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Monkhopton are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Monkhopton 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||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.3%||9.4%|
Monkhopton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||5%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||8.5%||8.3%|
Monkhopton General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Monkhopton. The percentage of residents in Monkhopton rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Monkhopton 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.
Monkhopton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Monkhopton 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Monkhopton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.2%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||10.4%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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