If you are thinking of moving to Peter Tavy 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 Peter Tavy to figures for Devon and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Peter Tavy is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Peter Tavy Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Peter Tavy as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Peter Tavy is also older than the Devon average, making Peter Tavy a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.8%||5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.4%||8.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.2%||4.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.3%||17%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||22.5%||20.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||8.4%||7.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.5%||11.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.4%||7.5%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.3%||3.4%||2.3%|
Peter Tavy Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Peter Tavy and are from the UK Census of 2011. Peter Tavy 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. Peter Tavy also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Peter Tavy are better educated than the average England citizen.
Peter Tavy 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.
Peter Tavy Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.6%||4.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.9%||6.4%||8.3%|
Peter Tavy Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Peter Tavy are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Peter Tavy 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||0.3%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||2.1%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.7%||3.3%||9.4%|
Peter Tavy Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Peter Tavy 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 Peter Tavy is both lower than the average for Devon 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 Peter Tavy than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.5%||1.6%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.9%||1.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||10.5%||10.8%||13.5%|
Peter Tavy General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Peter Tavy. The percentage of residents in Peter Tavy 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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