Socio-economic statistics for Rhiwabon, (Ruabon) Wrexham

Socio-economic statistics for Rhiwabon, (Ruabon) Wrexham
Socio-economic statistics for Rhiwabon, (Ruabon) Wrexham

Socio-economic statistics for Rhiwabon, (Ruabon) Wrexham

Statistics

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

Rhiwabon Immigration Statistics

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

CountryWrexhamWales
United Kingdom93.7%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.4%
Other EU Countries3.4%1.8%
Outside the EU2.6%3.3%

Rhiwabon Education Statistics

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

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QualificationWrexhamWales
No Qualifications26.7%25.9%
Level 113.9%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.9%3.9%
Level 311.5%12.3%
Level 422.8%24.5%
Other5%4.3%

Rhiwabon General Health Statistics

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

HealthWrexhamWales
Very Good47.20%46.64%
Good32.49%31.12%
Fair14.10%14.62%
Bad4.84%5.82%
Very Bad1.37%1.81%

Rhiwabon Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeWrexhamWales
Age 0 to 46.5%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.3%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.7%9.7%
Age 25 to 296.5%6.1%
Age 30 to 4420%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919.8%19.9%
Age 60 to 646.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 749.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 845.5%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.4%
Mean Age39.840.6
Median Age4041

Rhiwabon Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureWrexhamWales
Owned30.4%35.4%
Mortgage33.2%32%
Shared0.4%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)19.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.3%6.6%
Private Rented10.6%12.7%
Other1.3%1.5%
Rent Free1.7%1.6%

Rhiwabon 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 Rhiwabon 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. Rhiwabon is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Rhiwabon 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 Rhiwabon 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.

BenefitWrexhamWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.5%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.9%17.4%

Rhiwabon 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.

GradeWrexhamWales
AB16.46%17.93%
C126.82%29.31%
C223.87%23.06%
DE32.86%29.69%


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

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