Socio-economic statistics for Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire
Socio-economic statistics for Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire

Socio-economic statistics for Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire

Statistics

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

Newton Harcourt Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBlabyLeicestershireEngland
United Kingdom93.4%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.6%1.8%3.7%
Outside the EU4.6%5%9.4%

Newton Harcourt Education Statistics

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

QualificationBlabyLeicestershireEngland
No Qualifications22.2%22.1%22.5%
Level 114.5%13.4%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.7%4.8%3.6%
Level 312.3%13.8%12.4%
Level 424.9%26.1%27.4%
Other4.3%4.4%5.7%

Newton Harcourt Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Newton Harcourt 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 unemployment in Newton Harcourt is both lower than the average for Leicestershire 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 Newton Harcourt than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitBlabyLeicestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.5%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.5%9.2%13.5%

Newton Harcourt Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Newton Harcourt as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeBlabyLeicestershireEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%5.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.6%9.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%5.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.2%19.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%20.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%9.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.4%2.3%
Mean Age40.940.839.3
Median Age424239

Newton Harcourt General Health Statistics

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

HealthBlabyLeicestershireEngland
Very Good47.51%47.47%47.17%
Good35.81%35.49%34.22%
Fair12.53%12.74%13.12%
Bad3.28%3.38%4.25%
Very Bad0.88%0.93%1.25%

Newton Harcourt 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.

GradeBlabyLeicestershireEngland
AB23.24%24.28%22.96%
C133.76%31.53%30.92%
C224.30%23.21%20.64%
DE18.69%20.98%25.49%

Newton Harcourt Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureBlabyLeicestershireEngland
Owned38.1%37.1%30.6%
Mortgage42.8%38.6%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.9%6.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.8%4.2%8.3%
Private Rented9%10.8%15.4%
Other1%1.1%1.4%
Rent Free0.8%1.1%1.3%


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

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