If you are thinking of moving to Newton 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 to figures for Lancashire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Newton is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Newton 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.
Newton General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Newton.
Newton Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Newton are from the UK Census of 2011.
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Newton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Newton 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.
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Newton Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Newton and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Newton Age Distribution Statistics
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Newton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
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Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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