Socio-economic statistics for North Lancing, West Sussex

Socio-economic statistics for North Lancing, West Sussex

Socio-economic statistics for North Lancing, West Sussex

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

North Lancing Immigration Statistics

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

CountryAdurWest SussexEngland
United Kingdom93.8%89.9%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.9%3.4%3.7%
Outside the EU3.7%6.1%9.4%

North Lancing Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of North Lancing and are from the UK Census of 2011. North Lancing has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationAdurWest SussexEngland
No Qualifications25.6%20%22.5%
Level 115.9%14.2%13.3%
Level 216.5%17%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.4%3.6%3.6%
Level 311.2%12.3%12.4%
Level 422%27.8%27.4%
Other4.5%5.2%5.7%

North Lancing General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for North Lancing. The percentage of residents in North Lancing rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthAdurWest SussexEngland
Very Good42.67%46.97%47.17%
Good36.57%35.49%34.22%
Fair15.01%12.99%13.12%
Bad4.51%3.55%4.25%
Very Bad1.25%1.00%1.25%

North Lancing 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.

GradeAdurWest SussexEngland
AB19.50%25.07%22.96%
C133.61%33.63%30.92%
C224.70%21.45%20.64%
DE22.19%19.85%25.49%

North Lancing Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureAdurWest SussexEngland
Owned37.8%36.4%30.6%
Mortgage36%34.2%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.8%4.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.2%7.9%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%13.1%15.4%
Other1.2%1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.4%1.3%

North Lancing Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in North Lancing 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.

BenefitAdurWest SussexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%1.8%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.8%9.7%13.5%

North Lancing Age Distribution Statistics

The population of North Lancing as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of North Lancing is also older than the West Sussex average, making North Lancing a older persons location.

AgeAdurWest SussexEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%5.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.2%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 247%7.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.4%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.8%20.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 647%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 7411%10.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.7%7.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.3%3.3%2.3%
Mean Age4342.339.3
Median Age444339



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

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