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

Moorhaigh Immigration Statistics

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

CountryMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
United Kingdom94.4%94.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.5%2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU1.7%2.8%9.4%

Moorhaigh Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Moorhaigh as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Moorhaigh is younger than the Nottinghamshire average.

AgeMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.6%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.6%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.5%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.6%19.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%21.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.2%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.2%9.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.8%6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age40.241.139.3
Median Age414239

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

GradeMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
AB13.13%21.25%22.96%
C126.84%29.09%30.92%
C225.65%23.04%20.64%
DE34.39%26.62%25.49%

Moorhaigh Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Moorhaigh 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 Moorhaigh is both higher than the average for Nottinghamshire 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 Moorhaigh than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4%2.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.4%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.9%13.8%13.5%

Moorhaigh General Health Statistics

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

HealthMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
Very Good41.44%44.80%47.17%
Good34.36%34.40%34.22%
Fair16.20%14.75%13.12%
Bad6.20%4.71%4.25%
Very Bad1.80%1.33%1.25%

Moorhaigh Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
Owned32.6%35.7%30.6%
Mortgage33.9%35.9%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)13.8%9.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.4%4.2%8.3%
Private Rented12.5%11.9%15.4%
Other1.1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%1.3%

Moorhaigh Education Statistics

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

QualificationMansfieldNottinghamshireEngland
No Qualifications30.4%25.5%22.5%
Level 115.7%14%13.3%
Level 216.5%15.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.7%4.1%3.6%
Level 312.1%12.2%12.4%
Level 416.4%24%27.4%
Other5.3%4.4%5.7%



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

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