If you are thinking of moving to Pont-y-pant 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-y-pant to figures for Conwy and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pont-y-pant is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Pont-y-pant Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Pont-y-pant as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Pont-y-pant is also older than the average, making Pont-y-pant a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.1%||5.8%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.8%||5.3%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.1%||9.7%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.7%||6.1%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.6%||18.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.5%||19.9%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.7%||6.7%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.1%||9.8%|
|Age 75 to 84||8.6%||6.1%|
|Age 85 and over||3.7%||2.4%|
Pont-y-pant General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pont-y-pant. The percentage of residents in Pont-y-pant rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Pont-y-pant 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.
Pont-y-pant Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pont-y-pant are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pont-y-pant 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||0.7%||0.4%|
|Other EU Countries||1.4%||1.8%|
|Outside the EU||2.2%||3.3%|
Pont-y-pant Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Pont-y-pant come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.5%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||3%||3.3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||16.8%||17.4%|
Pont-y-pant Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pont-y-pant and are from the UK Census of 2011. Pont-y-pant 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-y-pant also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Pont-y-pant are better educated than the average Wales citizen.
Pont-y-pant Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||5.1%||9.8%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.6%||6.6%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.