Socio-economic statistics for River Esk, North Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

Socio-economic statistics for River Esk, North Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
Socio-economic statistics for River Esk, North Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

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

River Esk, North Yorkshire Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of River Esk, North Yorkshire are from the UK Census of 2011. Since River Esk, North Yorkshire 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.

CountryScarboroughEngland
United Kingdom95.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.2%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU2.5%9.4%

River Esk, North Yorkshire General Health Statistics

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

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HealthScarboroughEngland
Very Good41.58%47.17%
Good35.59%34.22%
Fair16.17%13.12%
Bad5.25%4.25%
Very Bad1.41%1.25%

River Esk, North Yorkshire 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 River Esk, North Yorkshire 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 River Esk, North Yorkshire is both higher than the average for North Yorkshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitScarboroughNorth YorkshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.6%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)16%9.4%13.5%

River Esk, North Yorkshire 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. River Esk, North Yorkshire has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeScarboroughEngland
AB15.33%22.96%
C127.83%30.92%
C225.50%20.64%
DE31.34%25.49%

River Esk, North Yorkshire Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of River Esk, North Yorkshire and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationScarboroughEngland
No Qualifications26%22.5%
Level 112.9%13.3%
Level 216.3%15.2%
Apprenticeship5.3%3.6%
Level 312.1%12.4%
Level 422.7%27.4%
Other4.8%5.7%

River Esk, North Yorkshire Age Distribution Statistics

The population of River Esk, North Yorkshire as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of River Esk, North Yorkshire is also older than the average, making River Esk, North Yorkshire a older persons location.

AgeScarboroughEngland
Age 0 to 44.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.6%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.9%6.9%
Age 30 to 4415.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 648%6%
Age 65 to 7412.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.2%2.3%
Mean Age44.239.3
Median Age4639

River Esk, North Yorkshire Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureScarboroughEngland
Owned39.1%30.6%
Mortgage26.7%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.1%8.3%
Private Rented17.8%15.4%
Other1.7%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%


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


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