Socio-economic statistics for Neight Hill, Worcestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Neight Hill, Worcestershire
Socio-economic statistics for Neight Hill, Worcestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Neight Hill, Worcestershire

Statistics

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

Neight Hill Immigration Statistics

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

CountryWychavonWorcestershireEngland
United Kingdom94.4%94.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.9%2.4%3.7%
Outside the EU2.3%2.9%9.4%

Neight 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.

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GradeWychavonWorcestershireEngland
AB26.19%24.20%22.96%
C129.81%29.81%30.92%
C222.86%22.60%20.64%
DE21.14%23.39%25.49%

Neight Hill Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Neight Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Neight Hill 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. Neight Hill also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Neight Hill are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationWychavonWorcestershireEngland
No Qualifications22.1%23%22.5%
Level 113.1%13.3%13.3%
Level 215.6%15.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship4%3.9%3.6%
Level 311.6%12.1%12.4%
Level 428.7%27.2%27.4%
Other4.8%4.6%5.7%

Neight Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthWychavonWorcestershireEngland
Very Good46.36%46.47%47.17%
Good35.61%34.87%34.22%
Fair13.35%13.50%13.12%
Bad3.71%3.99%4.25%
Very Bad0.98%1.16%1.25%

Neight Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureWychavonWorcestershireEngland
Owned38.7%35.9%30.6%
Mortgage34%35%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.6%5.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.9%9.2%8.3%
Private Rented9.8%11.3%15.4%
Other1.2%1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.2%1.3%

Neight 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 Neight Hill 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. Neight Hill 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 Neight 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 Neight Hill is both lower than the average for Worcestershire 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 Neight Hill than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitWychavonWorcestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.8%2.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.6%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.6%11.5%13.5%

Neight Hill Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeWychavonWorcestershireEngland
Age 0 to 44.9%5.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.7%7.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.6%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.1%19.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922%20.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.8%7.2%6%
Age 65 to 7411.5%10.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 847%6.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age43.541.839.3
Median Age454339



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

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