If you are thinking of moving to Portslade-By-Sea 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 Portslade-By-Sea to figures for West Sussex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Portslade-By-Sea is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Portslade-By-Sea Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Portslade-By-Sea are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Portslade-By-Sea 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||0.6%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.9%||3.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.7%||6.1%||9.4%|
Portslade-By-Sea General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Portslade-By-Sea. The percentage of residents in Portslade-By-Sea rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Portslade-By-Sea Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Portslade-By-Sea has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Portslade-By-Sea is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||9.8%||4.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.2%||7.9%||8.3%|
Portslade-By-Sea Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Portslade-By-Sea and are from the UK Census of 2011. Portslade-By-Sea has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.
Portslade-By-Sea 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.
Portslade-By-Sea Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Portslade-By-Sea 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.3%||1.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||1.8%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.8%||9.7%||13.5%|
Portslade-By-Sea Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Portslade-By-Sea as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Portslade-By-Sea is also older than the West Sussex average, making Portslade-By-Sea a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.8%||5.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.1%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.2%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||7.2%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.4%||19.4%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.8%||20.2%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11%||10.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.7%||7.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.3%||3.3%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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