Nine Elms, Wandsworth


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

Nine Elms General Health Statistics

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

Very Good57.39%47.17%
Very Bad0.92%1.25%

Nine Elms Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 47.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.7%5.6%
Age 10 to144.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 172.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 2915.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4430.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5914.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 643.5%6%
Age 65 to 744.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 842.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.2%2.3%
Mean Age34.539.3
Median Age3239

Nine Elms Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Nine Elms has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Nine Elms is an economically deprived area.

Social Rented (Council)12.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.5%8.3%
Private Rented30%15.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

Nine Elms Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Nine Elms 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. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Nine Elms than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.4%13.5%

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


Nine Elms Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications11.6%22.5%
Level 16.6%13.3%
Level 28.4%15.2%
Level 310%12.4%
Level 453.6%27.4%

Nine Elms Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom64.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries9.6%3.7%
Outside the EU23.9%9.4%

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

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