Socio-economic statistics for Monton, Salford

Socio-economic statistics for Monton, Salford
Socio-economic statistics for Monton, Salford

Socio-economic statistics for Monton, Salford

Statistics

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

Monton General Health Statistics

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

HealthSalfordEngland
Very Good46.03%47.17%
Good32.35%34.22%
Fair14.04%13.12%
Bad5.87%4.25%
Very Bad1.70%1.25%

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

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GradeSalfordEngland
AB16.79%22.96%
C132.67%30.92%
C218.99%20.64%
DE31.54%25.49%

Monton Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSalfordEngland
Age 0 to 46.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 299%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.3%6%
Age 65 to 747.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.9%2.3%
Mean Age37.439.3
Median Age3539

Monton Education Statistics

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

QualificationSalfordEngland
No Qualifications27.1%22.5%
Level 113.9%13.3%
Level 215.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.4%3.6%
Level 312.6%12.4%
Level 422.3%27.4%
Other5.3%5.7%

Monton 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 Monton 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Monton 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 unemployment in Monton is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Monton than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitSalfordEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)19.7%13.5%

Monton rates 8/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Monton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Monton has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Monton is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation

TenureSalfordEngland
Owned21.8%30.6%
Mortgage28.5%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)17.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11%8.3%
Private Rented17.6%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Monton Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySalfordEngland
United Kingdom88.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.1%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.8%3.7%
Outside the EU6.9%9.4%



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

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