Socio-economic statistics for Shoeburyness, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Shoeburyness, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Shoeburyness, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Shoeburyness, Essex


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

Shoeburyness 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.


Shoeburyness Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)6.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.7%8.3%
Private Rented20.7%15.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.3%

Shoeburyness Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 46.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 646%6%
Age 65 to 748.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.1%5.5%
Age 85 and over3%2.3%
Mean Age40.239.3
Median Age4039

Shoeburyness General Health Statistics

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

Very Good45.11%47.17%
Very Bad1.26%1.25%

Shoeburyness Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom90.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.1%3.7%
Outside the EU6%9.4%

Shoeburyness Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications24.6%22.5%
Level 116.4%13.3%
Level 217.5%15.2%
Level 311.4%12.4%
Level 421.8%27.4%

Shoeburyness Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.5%13.5%

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

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