If you are thinking of moving to Shoreham Beach 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 Shoreham Beach to figures for West Sussex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Shoreham Beach is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Shoreham Beach Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Shoreham Beach and are from the UK Census of 2011. Shoreham Beach 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.
Shoreham Beach Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Shoreham Beach 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.3%||1.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||1.8%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.8%||9.7%||13.5%|
Shoreham Beach General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Shoreham Beach. The percentage of residents in Shoreham Beach rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Shoreham Beach 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.
Shoreham Beach Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Shoreham Beach as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Shoreham Beach is also older than the West Sussex average, making Shoreham Beach a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.8%||5.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.1%||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.2%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||7.2%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.4%||19.4%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.8%||20.2%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11%||10.1%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.7%||7.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.3%||3.3%||2.3%|
Shoreham Beach Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Shoreham Beach are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Shoreham Beach 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||0.6%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.9%||3.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.7%||6.1%||9.4%|
Shoreham Beach Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Shoreham Beach has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Shoreham Beach is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||9.8%||4.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.2%||7.9%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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