Socio-economic statistics for Shooters Hill, Greenwich

Socio-economic statistics for Shooters Hill, Greenwich
Socio-economic statistics for Shooters Hill, Greenwich

Socio-economic statistics for Shooters Hill, Greenwich

Statistics

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

Shooters Hill 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 Shooters Hill 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. Shooters Hill is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Shooters Hill is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

How grim is your Postcode?

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Shooters Hill 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Shooters Hill is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitGreenwichEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.2%13.5%

Shooters Hill rates 4/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Shooters Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthGreenwichEngland
Very Good50.14%47.17%
Good32.95%34.22%
Fair11.54%13.12%
Bad4.09%4.25%
Very Bad1.27%1.25%

Shooters Hill 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.

GradeGreenwichEngland
AB24.70%22.96%
C131.67%30.92%
C217.91%20.64%
DE25.71%25.49%

Shooters Hill Education Statistics

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

QualificationGreenwichEngland
No Qualifications20.6%22.5%
Level 112%13.3%
Level 213.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.9%3.6%
Level 310.7%12.4%
Level 433.2%27.4%
Other8.5%5.7%

Shooters Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Shooters Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Shooters Hill has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryGreenwichEngland
United Kingdom69%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries6.2%3.7%
Outside the EU23.5%9.4%

Shooters Hill Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeGreenwichEngland
Age 0 to 48.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 298.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4425.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5916.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 644%6%
Age 65 to 745.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 843.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.5%2.3%
Mean Age34.639.3
Median Age3339

Shooters Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Shooters Hill has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Shooters Hill is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation

TenureGreenwichEngland
Owned16.4%30.6%
Mortgage26.9%32.8%
Shared1.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)22.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)11.7%8.3%
Private Rented18.5%15.4%
Other1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%


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

Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021
Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021