If you are thinking of moving to Shawfield Head 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 Shawfield Head to figures for North Yorkshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Shawfield Head is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Shawfield Head Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Shawfield Head as a whole, is older than the national average. However, the population of Shawfield Head is younger than the North Yorkshire average.
|Age 0 to 4||5.5%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.5%||5.2%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.9%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.8%||7.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.2%||5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.4%||17.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.5%||21.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.8%||7.5%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.1%||10.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.6%||6.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3%||2.8%||2.3%|
Shawfield Head Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Shawfield Head 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 Shawfield Head is both lower than the average for North Yorkshire 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 Shawfield Head than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.3%||1.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.4%||1.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||7.3%||9.4%||13.5%|
Shawfield Head 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. Shawfield Head has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Shawfield Head Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Shawfield Head and are from the UK Census of 2011. Shawfield Head 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. Shawfield Head also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Shawfield Head are better educated than the average England citizen.
Shawfield Head Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Shawfield Head has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Shawfield Head is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||5.4%||4%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.8%||7.2%||8.3%|
Shawfield Head Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Shawfield Head are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Shawfield Head 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.3%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.2%||2.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||5.2%||3.2%||9.4%|
Shawfield Head General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Shawfield Head. The percentage of residents in Shawfield Head rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Shawfield Head rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Shawfield Head is generally better than in the average person in England.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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