If you are thinking of moving to Pentre-poeth 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 Pentre-poeth to figures for City of Newport and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pentre-poeth is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Pentre-poeth Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pentre-poeth and are from the UK Census of 2011. Pentre-poeth 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.
Pentre-poeth Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Pentre-poeth as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Pentre-poeth is also older than the average, making Pentre-poeth a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.5%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.9%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||6.5%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||9.7%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.5%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.8%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.1%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.8%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.6%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.5%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2.2%||2.4%|
Pentre-poeth Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||9.8%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10%||6.6%|
Pentre-poeth Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pentre-poeth are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pentre-poeth 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.5%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||2.3%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||5.7%||3.3%|
Pentre-poeth 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.
Pentre-poeth Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Pentre-poeth 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 Pentre-poeth is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||5.1%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||3.3%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||19.1%||17.4%|
Pentre-poeth General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pentre-poeth. The percentage of residents in Pentre-poeth rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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