If you are thinking of moving to Reef 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 Reef to figures for Western Isles and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Reef is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Reef General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Reef.
Reef Age Distribution Statistics
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Reef Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
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Reef Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Reef and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Reef Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Reef are from the UK Census of 2011.
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Reef 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.
Reef Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Reef 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Reef than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.5%||3.6%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.4%||3%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.7%||15.7%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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