Socio-economic statistics for Nythe, Swindon

Socio-economic statistics for Nythe, Swindon
Socio-economic statistics for Nythe, Swindon

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

Nythe Education Statistics

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

QualificationSwindonEngland
No Qualifications20.5%22.5%
Level 117.4%13.3%
Level 217.3%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.5%3.6%
Level 311.6%12.4%
Level 422.7%27.4%
Other5.8%5.7%

Nythe Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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TenureSwindonEngland
Owned25.7%30.6%
Mortgage39.8%32.8%
Shared1.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)11.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.7%8.3%
Private Rented14.7%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.3%

Nythe 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.

GradeSwindonEngland
AB21.93%22.96%
C130.31%30.92%
C221.58%20.64%
DE26.17%25.49%

Nythe General Health Statistics

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

HealthSwindonEngland
Very Good48.26%47.17%
Good35.18%34.22%
Fair11.98%13.12%
Bad3.61%4.25%
Very Bad0.97%1.25%

Nythe Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySwindonEngland
United Kingdom87.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.7%3.7%
Outside the EU8.4%9.4%

Nythe Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSwindonEngland
Age 0 to 46.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4423.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.3%6%
Age 65 to 747.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.7%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.9%2.3%
Mean Age38.139.3
Median Age3839

Nythe Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Nythe is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Nythe are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these 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 Nythe than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSwindonEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.9%13.5%

Nythe rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

What is the population of Nythe and Swindon?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Swindon including Nythe. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Blunsdon and Highworth14204
Central14649
Chiseldon and Lawn7587
Covingham and Dorcan10261
Eastcott12660
Gorse Hill and Pinehurst13284
Haydon Wick11865
Liden, Eldene and Park South11187
Lydiard and Freshbrook10489
Mannington and Western10904
Old Town10780
Penhill and Upper Stratton11854
Priory Vale12334
Ridgeway3280
Rodbourne Cheney11983
Shaw10340
St Andrews12478
St Margaret and South Marston11201
Walcot and Park North13550
Wroughton and Wichelstowe7991
Swindon Total222881



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


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