Socio-economic statistics for Sandfields, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Sandfields, Staffordshire
Socio-economic statistics for Sandfields, Staffordshire

Socio-economic statistics for Sandfields, Staffordshire

Statistics

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

Sandfields General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Sandfields. The percentage of residents in Sandfields rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Very Good46.92%45.32%47.17%
Good34.79%35.18%34.22%
Fair13.17%13.84%13.12%
Bad3.93%4.38%4.25%
Very Bad1.19%1.28%1.25%

Sandfields Education Statistics

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

QualificationLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
No Qualifications22.4%24.8%22.5%
Level 113.7%14%13.3%
Level 216%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%3.8%3.6%
Level 311.8%12.7%12.4%
Level 428.4%24%27.4%
Other4.1%4.4%5.7%

Sandfields Immigration Statistics

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

CountryLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
United Kingdom96.2%95.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.6%3.7%
Outside the EU1.9%2.5%9.4%

Sandfields Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Sandfields 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 unemployment in Sandfields is both lower than the average for Staffordshire and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Sandfields than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.9%2.2%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.3%11.6%13.5%

Sandfields Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.3%5.4%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.4%8.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 295%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.1%19.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.9%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%7%6%
Age 65 to 7411.9%10.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.2%2.3%
Mean Age42.241.339.3
Median Age444239

Sandfields Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Sandfields has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Sandfields is a relatively affluent area.

TenureLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
Owned38.7%36.2%30.6%
Mortgage36.9%36.1%32.8%
Shared0.6%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.6%5.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11.6%9%8.3%
Private Rented8.4%10.1%15.4%
Other1.1%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.2%1.3%

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

GradeLichfieldStaffordshireEngland
AB28.33%21.22%22.96%
C130.77%29.71%30.92%
C221.02%23.66%20.64%
DE19.89%25.41%25.49%


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

Do you live in Sandfields? Let us know what you think in the comments below.


Top 10 worst places to live in England 2019