Socio-economic statistics for Pontrobert, Powys

Socio-economic statistics for Pontrobert, Powys
Socio-economic statistics for Pontrobert, Powys

Socio-economic statistics for Pontrobert, Powys

Statistics

If you are thinking of moving to Pontrobert 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 Pontrobert to figures for Powys and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pontrobert is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Pontrobert 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.

GradePowysWales
AB18.37%17.93%
C125.89%29.31%
C231.13%23.06%
DE24.61%29.69%

Pontrobert Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Pontrobert as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Pontrobert is also older than the average, making Pontrobert a older persons location.

How grim is your Postcode?
AgePowysWales
Age 0 to 44.9%5.8%
Age 5 to 95%5.3%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.4%6.1%
Age 30 to 4416.4%18.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%19.9%
Age 60 to 648.2%6.7%
Age 65 to 7412.2%9.8%
Age 75 to 847.5%6.1%
Age 85 and over3.1%2.4%
Mean Age43.940.6
Median Age4641

Pontrobert 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 Pontrobert 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. Pontrobert is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Pontrobert is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Pontrobert 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Pontrobert than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitPowysWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.4%17.4%

Pontrobert Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenurePowysWales
Owned43.9%35.4%
Mortgage24.8%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)9.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.8%6.6%
Private Rented12.9%12.7%
Other1.9%1.5%
Rent Free2.2%1.6%

Pontrobert Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pontrobert and are from the UK Census of 2011. Pontrobert 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. Pontrobert also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Pontrobert are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

QualificationPowysWales
No Qualifications24.8%25.9%
Level 112.6%13.3%
Level 216.4%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.9%
Level 311.5%12.3%
Level 426.3%24.5%
Other4.5%4.3%

Pontrobert Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pontrobert are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pontrobert 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.

CountryPowysWales
United Kingdom95.8%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.7%1.8%
Outside the EU2.1%3.3%

Pontrobert General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pontrobert. The percentage of residents in Pontrobert rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthPowysWales
Very Good44.75%46.64%
Good34.19%31.12%
Fair14.93%14.62%
Bad4.79%5.82%
Very Bad1.33%1.81%


Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.

Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021
Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021