If you are thinking of moving to New Forest 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 New Forest to figures for Hampshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if New Forest is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
New Forest Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of New Forest are from the UK Census of 2011.
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New Forest Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of New Forest and are from the UK Census of 2011.
New Forest Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in New Forest come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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.
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New Forest 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.
New Forest Age Distribution Statistics
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New Forest General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for New Forest.
New Forest Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
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Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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