Pride Park, City of Derby

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

Pride Park Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeDerbyEngland
Age 0 to 47.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.1%6%
Age 65 to 747.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.3%
Mean Age37.639.3
Median Age3639

Pride Park Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pride Park are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pride Park has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

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CountryDerbyEngland
United Kingdom86.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.8%3.7%
Outside the EU9.4%9.4%

Pride 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.

GradeDerbyEngland
AB18.99%22.96%
C128.35%30.92%
C220.72%20.64%
DE31.94%25.49%

Pride Park General Health Statistics

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

HealthDerbyEngland
Very Good44.96%47.17%
Good35.00%34.22%
Fair14.15%13.12%
Bad4.59%4.25%
Very Bad1.31%1.25%

Pride Park Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pride Park and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationDerbyEngland
No Qualifications24.1%22.5%
Level 113.3%13.3%
Level 214.5%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.9%3.6%
Level 313%12.4%
Level 424.2%27.4%
Other5.9%5.7%

Pride Park 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 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. Pride Park 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 Pride Park 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 unemployment in Pride Park is both higher than the average for Derbyshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitDerbyDerbyshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.1%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.9%2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)16.3%13.1%13.5%

Pride Park rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Pride Park Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Pride Park has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Pride Park is an economically deprived area.

TenureDerbyEngland
Owned29.6%30.6%
Mortgage31.8%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)12.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.6%8.3%
Private Rented15.6%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.3%

What is the population of Pride Park and Derby?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Derby including Pride Park. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Abbey15490
Allestree13233
Alvaston16902
Arboretum22250
Blagreaves12812
Boulton13631
Chaddesden12963
Chellaston15509
Darley15570
Derwent13949
Littleover15015
Mackworth15029
Mickleover13808
Normanton19745
Oakwood12608
Sinfin16173
Spondon12127
Derby Total256814



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


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