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

Preston on the Hill General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Preston on the Hill. The percentage of residents in Preston on the Hill rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Preston on the Hill rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Preston on the Hill is generally worse than in the average person in England.

HealthHaltonEngland
Very Good46.67%47.17%
Good31.57%34.22%
Fair13.92%13.12%
Bad6.15%4.25%
Very Bad1.70%1.25%

Preston on the Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Preston on the Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Preston on the Hill 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.

CountryHaltonEngland
United Kingdom97.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1%3.7%
Outside the EU1.3%9.4%

Preston on the Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureHaltonEngland
Owned27.1%30.6%
Mortgage36.3%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)4.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)20.5%8.3%
Private Rented8.9%15.4%
Other0.9%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

Preston on the Hill 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. Preston on the Hill has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeHaltonEngland
AB13.70%22.96%
C128.87%30.92%
C221.44%20.64%
DE35.99%25.49%

Preston on the Hill Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Preston on the Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Preston on the Hill 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.

QualificationHaltonEngland
No Qualifications26.9%22.5%
Level 116.8%13.3%
Level 218.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.6%
Level 312.5%12.4%
Level 417.6%27.4%
Other3.7%5.7%

Preston on the Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Preston on the Hill 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 Preston on the Hill is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Preston on the Hill than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitHaltonEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)19.9%13.5%

Preston on the Hill Age Distribution Statistics

AgeHaltonEngland
Age 0 to 46.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6%
Age 65 to 748.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.6%2.3%
Mean Age38.939.3
Median Age3939



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

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