If you are thinking of moving to Pont-sian 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 Pont-sian to figures for Ceredigion and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pont-sian is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Pont-sian Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pont-sian are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pont-sian 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||0.4%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||2.6%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||3%||3.3%|
Pont-sian Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pont-sian and are from the UK Census of 2011. Pont-sian 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. Pont-sian also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Pont-sian are better educated than the average Wales citizen.
Pont-sian General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pont-sian. The percentage of residents in Pont-sian rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Pont-sian rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Pont-sian is generally better than in the average person in Wales.
Pont-sian Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics
Pont-sian Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||3.2%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.9%||6.6%|
Pont-sian Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Pont-sian as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Pont-sian is also older than the average, making Pont-sian a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.6%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.5%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||4.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.1%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||16.4%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.8%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||14.9%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.3%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.1%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.8%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||2.4%|
Pont-sian Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Pont-sian 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 Pont-sian than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.4%||17.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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