Socio-economic statistics for Rhydlewis, Ceredigion

Socio-economic statistics for Rhydlewis, Ceredigion
Socio-economic statistics for Rhydlewis, Ceredigion

Socio-economic statistics for Rhydlewis, Ceredigion

Statistics

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

Rhydlewis General Health Statistics

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

HealthCeredigionWales
Very Good47.15%46.64%
Good32.10%31.12%
Fair14.42%14.62%
Bad4.82%5.82%
Very Bad1.52%1.81%

Rhydlewis Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeCeredigionWales
Age 0 to 44.6%5.8%
Age 5 to 94.5%5.3%
Age 10 to144.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 2416.4%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.1%
Age 30 to 4414.9%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.3%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411.1%9.8%
Age 75 to 846.8%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.4%
Mean Age41.740.6
Median Age4241

Rhydlewis Immigration Statistics

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

CountryCeredigionWales
United Kingdom94%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%
Other EU Countries2.6%1.8%
Outside the EU3%3.3%

Rhydlewis 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.

GradeCeredigionWales
AB19.58%17.93%
C131.99%29.31%
C226.11%23.06%
DE22.32%29.69%

Rhydlewis Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Rhydlewis 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 Rhydlewis than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitCeredigionWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.6%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.4%17.4%

Rhydlewis Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureCeredigionWales
Owned43.8%35.4%
Mortgage23.8%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)3.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.9%6.6%
Private Rented17.9%12.7%
Other2%1.5%
Rent Free2.1%1.6%

Rhydlewis Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Rhydlewis and are from the UK Census of 2011. Rhydlewis 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. Rhydlewis also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Rhydlewis are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

QualificationCeredigionWales
No Qualifications19.8%25.9%
Level 110.5%13.3%
Level 215%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.2%3.9%
Level 319.2%12.3%
Level 427.9%24.5%
Other4.3%4.3%



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

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