If you are thinking of moving to Percy Main 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 Percy Main to figures for North Tyneside and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Percy Main is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Percy Main Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Percy Main as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Percy Main is also older than the average, making Percy Main a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.3%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.2%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.7%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.3%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.5%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.3%|
Percy Main Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Percy Main are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Percy Main 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.2%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.6%||9.4%|
Percy Main Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||16%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||5.6%||8.3%|
Percy Main Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Percy Main and are from the UK Census of 2011. Percy Main 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.
Percy Main General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Percy Main. The percentage of residents in Percy Main rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Percy Main rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Percy Main is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Percy Main 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.
Percy Main 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 Percy Main 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.
These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Percy Main 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 unemployment in Percy Main 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)||4.2%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.8%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||16%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.