Primrose Hill, Dudley

Statistics

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

Primrose Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Primrose Hill has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Primrose Hill is a relatively affluent area.

TenureDudleyEngland
Owned34.9%30.6%
Mortgage33.8%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)16.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3%8.3%
Private Rented8.4%15.4%
Other0.8%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Primrose Hill Immigration Statistics

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

CountryDudleyEngland
United Kingdom94.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries0.9%3.7%
Outside the EU4.1%9.4%

Primrose Hill Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeDudleyEngland
Age 0 to 46%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to145.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.2%6%
Age 65 to 7410.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age40.539.3
Median Age4139

Primrose Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthDudleyEngland
Very Good42.45%47.17%
Good35.76%34.22%
Fair15.28%13.12%
Bad5.09%4.25%
Very Bad1.42%1.25%

Primrose Hill Education Statistics

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

QualificationDudleyEngland
No Qualifications30%22.5%
Level 114.3%13.3%
Level 216.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%3.6%
Level 311.9%12.4%
Level 419.2%27.4%
Other4.4%5.7%

Primrose Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Primrose 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 Primrose Hill is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitDudleyEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)16.2%13.5%

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

GradeDudleyEngland
AB16.95%22.96%
C128.99%30.92%
C226.05%20.64%
DE28.00%25.49%


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

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