Socio-economic statistics for Morrey, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Morrey, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Morrey, Staffordshire

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

Morrey Immigration Statistics

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

CountryLichfieldEngland
United Kingdom96.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%3.7%
Outside the EU1.9%9.4%

Morrey General Health Statistics

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

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HealthLichfieldEngland
Very Good46.92%47.17%
Good34.79%34.22%
Fair13.17%13.12%
Bad3.93%4.25%
Very Bad1.19%1.25%

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

GradeLichfieldEngland
AB28.33%22.96%
C130.77%30.92%
C221.02%20.64%
DE19.89%25.49%

Morrey Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

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

Morrey Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeLichfieldEngland
Age 0 to 45.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 295%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%6%
Age 65 to 7411.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%
Mean Age42.239.3
Median Age4439

Morrey Education Statistics

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

QualificationLichfieldEngland
No Qualifications22.4%22.5%
Level 113.7%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%3.6%
Level 311.8%12.4%
Level 428.4%27.4%
Other4.1%5.7%

Morrey 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 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. Morrey is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Morrey 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 Morrey 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 Morrey 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%


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



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