Sneinton, Nottinghamshire

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

Sneinton Immigration Statistics

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

CountryRushcliffeEngland
United Kingdom93.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.9%3.7%
Outside the EU4.2%9.4%

Sneinton 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. Sneinton is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

How grim is your Postcode?

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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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

BenefitRushcliffeNottinghamshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.7%2.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)7.6%13.8%13.5%

Sneinton rates 1/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Sneinton General Health Statistics

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

HealthRushcliffeEngland
Very Good51.91%47.17%
Good32.59%34.22%
Fair11.50%13.12%
Bad3.12%4.25%
Very Bad0.87%1.25%

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

GradeRushcliffeEngland
AB39.19%22.96%
C131.78%30.92%
C215.12%20.64%
DE13.91%25.49%

Sneinton Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeRushcliffeEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6%
Age 65 to 749.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%
Mean Age41.239.3
Median Age4239

Sneinton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureRushcliffeEngland
Owned39.2%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%32.8%
Shared0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.1%8.3%
Private Rented12.2%15.4%
Other1.1%1.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.3%

Sneinton Education Statistics

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

QualificationRushcliffeEngland
No Qualifications16.4%22.5%
Level 110.4%13.3%
Level 214.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.4%3.6%
Level 313.1%12.4%
Level 439%27.4%
Other3.4%5.7%



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


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