Socio-economic statistics for Sharnal Street, Kent

Socio-economic statistics for Sharnal Street, Kent
Socio-economic statistics for Sharnal Street, Kent

Socio-economic statistics for Sharnal Street, Kent

Statistics

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

Sharnal Street Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeMedwayEngland
Age 0 to 46.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.1%5.6%
Age 10 to146.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.3%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.9%6%
Age 65 to 747.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 844.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.7%2.3%
Mean Age37.739.3
Median Age3739

Sharnal Street 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. Sharnal Street has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeMedwayEngland
AB16.54%22.96%
C131.99%30.92%
C225.35%20.64%
DE26.12%25.49%

Sharnal Street Immigration Statistics

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

CountryMedwayEngland
United Kingdom89.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.3%3.7%
Outside the EU6.4%9.4%

Sharnal Street General Health Statistics

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

HealthMedwayEngland
Very Good45.72%47.17%
Good36.25%34.22%
Fair13.00%13.12%
Bad3.94%4.25%
Very Bad1.09%1.25%

Sharnal Street Education Statistics

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

QualificationMedwayEngland
No Qualifications22.9%22.5%
Level 116.9%13.3%
Level 218.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.7%3.6%
Level 312.7%12.4%
Level 419.1%27.4%
Other5.3%5.7%

Sharnal Street Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Sharnal Street 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 Sharnal Street is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitMedwayEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.5%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)14.6%13.5%

Sharnal Street Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureMedwayEngland
Owned28.9%30.6%
Mortgage38.8%32.8%
Shared1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)3.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.3%8.3%
Private Rented15.7%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%


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

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