Socio-economic statistics for Repps, Norfolk

Socio-economic statistics for Repps, Norfolk
Socio-economic statistics for Repps, Norfolk

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

Repps Immigration Statistics

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

CountryGreat YarmouthEngland
United Kingdom93.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.5%3.7%
Outside the EU2.7%9.4%

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

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GradeGreat YarmouthEngland

Repps 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Repps 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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 Repps is both higher than the average for Norfolk 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 Repps than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitGreat YarmouthNorfolkEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)5.4%3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.4%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)20.3%13.2%13.5%

Repps Education Statistics

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

QualificationGreat YarmouthEngland
No Qualifications32.8%22.5%
Level 115.7%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.2%
Level 310.6%12.4%
Level 414.2%27.4%

Repps General Health Statistics

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

HealthGreat YarmouthEngland
Very Good40.30%47.17%
Very Bad1.63%1.25%

Repps Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureGreat YarmouthEngland
Social Rented (Council)13.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.4%8.3%
Private Rented14.9%15.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.3%

Repps Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeGreat YarmouthEngland
Age 0 to 45.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.4%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.4%6%
Age 65 to 7411.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 847%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.3%
Mean Age42.139.3
Median Age4339

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

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