If you are thinking of moving to Picton 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 Picton to figures for Flintshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Picton is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Picton 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.
Picton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Picton 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Picton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.9%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.2%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.6%||17.4%|
Picton General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Picton. The percentage of residents in Picton rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Picton rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Picton is generally better than in the average person in Wales.
Picton Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Picton and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Picton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||11.3%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.8%||6.6%|
Picton Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Picton are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||2.3%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||1.5%||3.3%|
Picton Age Distribution Statistics
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||5.9%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.2%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.6%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.4%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.5%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.2%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||10%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.5%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2.1%||2.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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