Mowmacre Hill, City of Leicester

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

Mowmacre Hill Education Statistics

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

QualificationLeicesterEngland
No Qualifications28.6%22.5%
Level 113%13.3%
Level 212.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship2%3.6%
Level 313%12.4%
Level 421.2%27.4%
Other9.7%5.7%

Mowmacre Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Mowmacre Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Mowmacre Hill has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

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CountryLeicesterEngland
United Kingdom66.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries4.8%3.7%
Outside the EU28.2%9.4%

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

GradeLeicesterEngland
AB13.89%22.96%
C128.99%30.92%
C218.04%20.64%
DE39.09%25.49%

Mowmacre Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthLeicesterEngland
Very Good44.90%47.17%
Good35.64%34.22%
Fair13.42%13.12%
Bad4.54%4.25%
Very Bad1.49%1.25%

Mowmacre Hill 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. Mowmacre Hill is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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

BenefitLeicesterLeicestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)5.2%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.1%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)17.7%9.2%13.5%

Mowmacre Hill rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Mowmacre Hill Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeLeicesterEngland
Age 0 to 47.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 2414.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 299%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5916.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 644.3%6%
Age 65 to 745.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.6%2.3%
Mean Age34.839.3
Median Age3139

Mowmacre Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Mowmacre Hill has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Mowmacre Hill is an economically deprived area.

TenureLeicesterEngland
Owned22.8%30.6%
Mortgage26.9%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)17.1%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.3%8.3%
Private Rented21.3%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

What is the population of Mowmacre Hill and Leicester?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Leicester including Mowmacre Hill. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Abbey20863
Aylestone11128
Beaumont Leys17653
Belgrave17460
Braunstone Park & Rowley Fields20069
Castle27184
Evington16619
Eyres Monsell10973
Fosse14272
Humberstone & Hamilton20409
Knighton15704
North Evington21347
Rushey Mead16714
Saffron15269
Spinney Hills12268
Stoneygate21521
Thurncourt11258
Troon12863
Westcotes16388
Western19579
Wycliffe14495
Leicester Total354036



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


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