If you are thinking of moving to Preesall Park 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 Preesall Park to figures for Lancashire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Preesall Park is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Preesall Park Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Preesall Park 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 unemployment in Preesall Park is both lower than the average for Lancashire and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.1%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.5%||2.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||13.7%||14.3%||13.5%|
Preesall Park Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Preesall Park are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Preesall Park 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||0.4%||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.1%||1.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.8%||4.1%||9.4%|
Preesall Park Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Preesall Park has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Preesall Park is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||1.1%||4.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.1%||7.9%||8.3%|
Preesall Park Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Preesall Park and are from the UK Census of 2011. Preesall Park 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.
Preesall Park 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.
Preesall Park Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Preesall Park as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Preesall Park is also older than the Lancashire average, making Preesall Park a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.7%||5.9%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.8%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.4%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.3%||9.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.5%||5.9%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.4%||18.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.8%||20.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.6%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||12.8%||9.7%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||8.6%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.4%||2.4%||2.3%|
Preesall Park General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Preesall Park. The percentage of residents in Preesall Park rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Preesall Park rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Preesall Park is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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