Socio-economic statistics for Newsbank, Cheshire
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If you are thinking of moving to Newsbank 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 Newsbank to figures for Cheshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Newsbank is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Newsbank Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureCheshire EastEngland
Owned37.5%30.6%
Mortgage37%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.7%8.3%
Private Rented11.4%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Newsbank General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Newsbank. The percentage of residents in Newsbank rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Newsbank rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Newsbank is generally better than in the average person in England.

HealthCheshire EastEngland
Very Good49.06%47.17%
Good33.25%34.22%
Fair12.78%13.12%
Bad3.85%4.25%
Very Bad1.06%1.25%

Newsbank Immigration Statistics

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

CountryCheshire EastEngland
United Kingdom94.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU2.7%9.4%

Newsbank Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Newsbank 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 Newsbank than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitCheshire EastEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.1%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10%13.5%

Newsbank Education Statistics

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

QualificationCheshire EastEngland
No Qualifications19.6%22.5%
Level 112.1%13.3%
Level 216%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.1%3.6%
Level 312.4%12.4%
Level 432%27.4%
Other3.8%5.7%

Newsbank 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. Newsbank has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeCheshire EastEngland
AB29.75%22.96%
C129.98%30.92%
C218.96%20.64%
DE21.30%25.49%

Newsbank Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeCheshire EastEngland
Age 0 to 45.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.1%6%
Age 65 to 7410.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.3%
Mean Age4239.3
Median Age4339



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

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