If you are thinking of moving to New Malden 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 Malden to figures for Kingston Upon Thames and nationally. These statistics can tell you if New Malden is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
New Malden Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of New Malden and are from the UK Census of 2011. New Malden 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. New Malden also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of New Malden are better educated than the average England citizen.
|Qualification||Kingston upon Thames||England|
New Malden Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in New Malden come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and possible indicator of how hard it would be to get employment in the area. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in New Malden than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Benefit||Kingston upon Thames||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.5%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.5%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||7.4%||13.5%|
New Malden Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Tenure||Kingston upon Thames||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||8.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.5%||8.3%|
New Malden Age Distribution Statistics
The population of New Malden as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of New Malden is also older than the average, making New Malden a older persons location.
|Age||Kingston upon Thames||England|
|Age 0 to 4||6.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.6%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.3%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.2%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||11.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||7.7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||24.3%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||17.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||6.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||4.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.1%||2.3%|
New Malden Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of New Malden are from the UK Census of 2011. Since New Malden 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.
|Country||Kingston upon Thames||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.2%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||6.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||20.1%||9.4%|
New Malden General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for New Malden. The percentage of residents in New Malden rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in New Malden rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of New Malden is generally better than in the average person in England.
|Health||Kingston upon Thames||England|
New Malden 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 Malden has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
|Grade||Kingston upon Thames||England|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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