Seion, Gwynedd

Statistics

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

Seion Education Statistics

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

QualificationGwyneddWales
No Qualifications23.2%25.9%
Level 111.8%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.7%3.9%
Level 314.5%12.3%
Level 426.4%24.5%
Other4.3%4.3%

Seion 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.

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GradeGwyneddWales
AB17.74%17.93%
C129.07%29.31%
C225.99%23.06%
DE27.19%29.69%

Seion General Health Statistics

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

HealthGwyneddWales
Very Good50.38%46.64%
Good30.67%31.12%
Fair13.61%14.62%
Bad4.10%5.82%
Very Bad1.23%1.81%

Seion Immigration Statistics

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

CountryGwyneddWales
United Kingdom95.1%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.8%
Outside the EU3.1%3.3%

Seion 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 Seion 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. Seion is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Seion 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 Seion 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Seion than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitGwyneddWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.7%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.4%17.4%

Seion Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeGwyneddWales
Age 0 to 45.6%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.3%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.5%9.7%
Age 25 to 295.3%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919.2%19.9%
Age 60 to 647%6.7%
Age 65 to 7410.8%9.8%
Age 75 to 847%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.4%
Mean Age41.640.6
Median Age4241

Seion Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureGwyneddWales
Owned40.3%35.4%
Mortgage25.1%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)8.4%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8%6.6%
Private Rented13.3%12.7%
Other2.1%1.5%
Rent Free2.6%1.6%


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

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