Socio-economic statistics for Redhills, Devon

Socio-economic statistics for Redhills, Devon
Socio-economic statistics for Redhills, Devon

Socio-economic statistics for Redhills, Devon

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

Redhills Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Redhills as a whole, is younger than the national average. However, population of Redhills is older than the Devon average.

AgeExeterDevonEngland
Age 0 to 45.7%5%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.7%4.9%5.6%
Age 10 to144.5%5.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 172.9%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 2417.1%8.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.7%4.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.5%17%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.1%20.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.2%7.7%6%
Age 65 to 747.4%11.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%7.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%3.4%2.3%
Mean Age38.143.739.3
Median Age354539

Redhills Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureExeterDevonEngland
Owned30.1%40.4%30.6%
Mortgage29.7%29.8%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.7%4.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.3%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented19.6%14.6%15.4%
Other1.4%1.7%1.4%
Rent Free1.2%1.5%1.3%

Redhills Immigration Statistics

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

CountryExeterDevonEngland
United Kingdom88.9%94.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.6%2.1%3.7%
Outside the EU7%3.3%9.4%

Redhills General Health Statistics

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

HealthExeterDevonEngland
Very Good49.91%46.10%47.17%
Good33.37%34.70%34.22%
Fair11.95%14.00%13.12%
Bad3.68%4.04%4.25%
Very Bad1.10%1.16%1.25%

Redhills 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 Redhills 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Redhills 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Redhills than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitExeterDevonEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2%1.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.2%10.8%13.5%

Redhills rates 5/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Redhills Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Redhills and are from the UK Census of 2011. Redhills has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Redhills also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Redhills are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationExeterDevonEngland
No Qualifications18.3%21.1%22.5%
Level 112.6%13.3%13.3%
Level 214.1%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.2%4.2%3.6%
Level 318.2%12.9%12.4%
Level 428.6%27.8%27.4%
Other5%4.3%5.7%

Redhills 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.

GradeExeterDevonEngland
AB22.44%21.91%22.96%
C134.80%29.91%30.92%
C219.24%25.31%20.64%
DE23.53%22.87%25.49%


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

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