Socio-economic statistics for Penn Bottom, Buckinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Penn Bottom, Buckinghamshire
Socio-economic statistics for Penn Bottom, Buckinghamshire

Socio-economic statistics for Penn Bottom, Buckinghamshire

Statistics

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

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

GradeChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
AB40.99%33.69%22.96%
C130.98%32.32%30.92%
C215.62%18.57%20.64%
DE12.41%15.41%25.49%

Penn Bottom Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Penn Bottom 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 Penn Bottom is both lower than the average for Buckinghamshire 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 Penn Bottom than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%1.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%1.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.6%7.6%13.5%

Penn Bottom Education Statistics

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

QualificationChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
No Qualifications14.7%16.8%22.5%
Level 110.7%12.5%13.3%
Level 215.1%15.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.5%3.6%
Level 311.1%11.9%12.4%
Level 441%34.8%27.4%
Other4.2%4.9%5.7%

Penn Bottom Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Owned41.1%34.3%30.6%
Mortgage35.8%37.9%32.8%
Shared0.7%1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.8%4.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.6%8.2%8.3%
Private Rented8.2%11.3%15.4%
Other0.7%1.6%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%1.3%

Penn Bottom Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Penn Bottom as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Penn Bottom is also older than the Buckinghamshire average, making Penn Bottom a older persons location.

AgeChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%6.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%6.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146.8%6.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%4%3.7%
Age 18 to 245.9%7.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 294%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.5%20.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.3%21.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6.2%6%
Age 65 to 7410.1%8.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.6%5.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.7%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age41.639.839.3
Median Age444139

Penn Bottom General Health Statistics

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

HealthChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
Very Good53.81%52.03%47.17%
Good32.78%33.82%34.22%
Fair10.18%10.68%13.12%
Bad2.52%2.69%4.25%
Very Bad0.70%0.77%1.25%

Penn Bottom Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Penn Bottom are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Penn Bottom 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.

CountryChilternBuckinghamshireEngland
United Kingdom88.9%87.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.9%0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries3%3.3%3.7%
Outside the EU7.2%8.8%9.4%



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

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