Socio-economic statistics for Nevern, Pembrokeshire

Socio-economic statistics for Nevern, Pembrokeshire
Socio-economic statistics for Nevern, Pembrokeshire

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

Nevern 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.

GradePembrokeshireWales
AB15.97%17.93%
C126.51%29.31%
C228.47%23.06%
DE29.05%29.69%

Nevern Education Statistics

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

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QualificationPembrokeshireWales
No Qualifications24.6%25.9%
Level 113.6%13.3%
Level 216.8%15.7%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.9%
Level 311.8%12.3%
Level 424.8%24.5%
Other4.1%4.3%

Nevern General Health Statistics

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

HealthPembrokeshireWales
Very Good45.36%46.64%
Good32.58%31.12%
Fair15.26%14.62%
Bad5.21%5.82%
Very Bad1.59%1.81%

Nevern 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. Nevern is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Nevern 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 Nevern 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Nevern than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitPembrokeshireWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.9%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.6%17.4%

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

Nevern Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgePembrokeshireWales
Age 0 to 45.5%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.3%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.8%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.1%
Age 30 to 4416.5%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.8%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411.7%9.8%
Age 75 to 847.2%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.4%
Mean Age42.940.6
Median Age4541

Nevern Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenurePembrokeshireWales
Owned42%35.4%
Mortgage26.8%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)11%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.7%6.6%
Private Rented11.6%12.7%
Other1.9%1.5%
Rent Free1.7%1.6%

Nevern Immigration Statistics

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

CountryPembrokeshireWales
United Kingdom95.4%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.7%1.8%
Outside the EU2.3%3.3%

What is the population of Nevern and Pembrokeshire?

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

WardPopulation
Amroth1213
Burton1880
Camrose2795
Carew1517
Cilgerran2136
Clydau1482
Crymych2668
Dinas Cross1705
East Williamston2483
Fishguard North East1896
Fishguard North West1584
Goodwick2143
Haverfordwest: Castle2502
Haverfordwest: Garth2802
Haverfordwest: Portfield2383
Haverfordwest: Prendergast2488
Haverfordwest: Priory2579
Hundleton1779
Johnston2773
Kilgetty/Begelly2336
Lampeter Velfrey1614
Lamphey1677
Letterston2506
Llangwm2449
Llanrhian1463
Maenclochog3178
Manorbier2030
Martletwy1990
Merlin's Bridge2248
Milford: Central2127
Milford: East2355
Milford: Hakin2273
Milford: Hubberston3110
Milford: North3063
Milford: West2310
Narberth2622
Narberth Rural1295
Newport1181
Neyland: East2288
Neyland: West2034
Pembroke Dock: Central1731
Pembroke Dock: Llanion2759
Pembroke Dock: Market1878
Pembroke Dock: Pennar3379
Pembroke: Monkton1742
Pembroke: St. Mary North2430
Pembroke: St. Mary South1481
Pembroke: St. Michael2518
Penally1784
Rudbaxton879
Saundersfoot2530
Scleddau1581
Solva1915
St. David's1772
St. Dogmaels2188
St. Ishmael's1449
Tenby: North2013
Tenby: South2247
The Havens1458
Wiston2060
Pembrokeshire Total126751



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


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