Socio-economic statistics for Sibsey, Lincolnshire

Socio-economic statistics for Sibsey, Lincolnshire
Socio-economic statistics for Sibsey, Lincolnshire

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

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

GradeEast LindseyEngland
AB14.28%22.96%
C126.94%30.92%
C226.79%20.64%
DE31.98%25.49%

Sibsey Education Statistics

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

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QualificationEast LindseyEngland
No Qualifications32.6%22.5%
Level 114.2%13.3%
Level 215.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.6%
Level 310.5%12.4%
Level 418.1%27.4%
Other4.8%5.7%

Sibsey Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureEast LindseyEngland
Owned42.4%30.6%
Mortgage26.8%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.4%8.3%
Private Rented15.3%15.4%
Other2%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%

Sibsey 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 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Sibsey 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Sibsey than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitEast LindseyLincolnshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.9%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.9%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)17.7%13.3%13.5%

Sibsey rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Sibsey General Health Statistics

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

HealthEast LindseyEngland
Very Good38.22%47.17%
Good35.29%34.22%
Fair18.27%13.12%
Bad6.36%4.25%
Very Bad1.86%1.25%

Sibsey Immigration Statistics

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

CountryEast LindseyEngland
United Kingdom96.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%3.7%
Outside the EU1.6%9.4%

Sibsey Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeEast LindseyEngland
Age 0 to 44.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4415.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.4%
Age 60 to 649%6%
Age 65 to 7414.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 848.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over3%2.3%
Mean Age45.839.3
Median Age4939

What is the population of Sibsey and East Lindsey?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in East Lindsey including Sibsey. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

WardPopulation
Alford4979
Binbrook2472
Burgh le Marsh2595
Chapel St Leonards4603
Coningsby & Mareham9982
Croft2210
Friskney2266
Fulstow2721
Grimoldby2260
Hagworthingham2289
Halton Holegate2692
Holton-le-Clay & North Thoresby5011
Horncastle7700
Ingoldmells2367
Legbourne2171
Mablethorpe7845
Marshchapel & Somercotes4446
North Holme2630
Priory & St James'5035
Roughton2364
Scarbrough & Seacroft9380
Sibsey & Stickney5153
Spilsby3317
St Clement's5112
St Margaret's2850
St Mary's2375
St Michael's2202
Sutton on Sea4706
Tetford & Donington2505
Tetney2578
Trinity2545
Wainfleet2788
Willoughby with Sloothby2496
Winthorpe5922
Withern & Theddlethorpe2464
Woodhall Spa4389
Wragby2610
East Lindsey Total142030



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


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