Mynydd-bach-y-glo, Swansea


If you are thinking of moving to Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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 Mynydd-bach-y-glo to figures for Swansea and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Mynydd-bach-y-glo is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Mynydd-bach-y-glo Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Mynydd-bach-y-glo as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Mynydd-bach-y-glo is also older than the average, making Mynydd-bach-y-glo a older persons location.

Age 0 to 45.5%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.3%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.9%9.7%
Age 25 to 296.5%6.1%
Age 30 to 4418.8%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919%19.9%
Age 60 to 646.3%6.7%
Age 65 to 749.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 846.2%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.4%
Mean Age40.140.6
Median Age3941

Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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.

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Mynydd-bach-y-glo Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Mynydd-bach-y-glo and are from the UK Census of 2011. Mynydd-bach-y-glo has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Mynydd-bach-y-glo also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Mynydd-bach-y-glo are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

No Qualifications23.9%25.9%
Level 112.3%13.3%
Level 215.3%15.7%
Level 313.9%12.3%
Level 425.8%24.5%

Mynydd-bach-y-glo General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Mynydd-bach-y-glo. The percentage of residents in Mynydd-bach-y-glo rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average.

Very Good48.65%46.64%
Very Bad2.04%1.81%

Mynydd-bach-y-glo Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)12.7%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.5%6.6%
Private Rented13.2%12.7%
Rent Free1.7%1.6%

Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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 Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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. Mynydd-bach-y-glo is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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 Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.2%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.5%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)17.5%17.4%

Mynydd-bach-y-glo Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Mynydd-bach-y-glo are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Mynydd-bach-y-glo 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.

United Kingdom92.8%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.8%1.8%
Outside the EU5%3.3%

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

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