Socio-economic statistics for South Fambridge, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for South Fambridge, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for South Fambridge, Essex

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

South Fambridge Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeRochfordEngland
Age 0 to 45.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.6%
Age 10 to146.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.3%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.3%6%
Age 65 to 7410.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%
Mean Age42.339.3
Median Age4439

South Fambridge 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.

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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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

BenefitRochfordEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.9%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.5%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.5%11.5%13.5%

South Fambridge Education Statistics

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

QualificationRochfordEngland
No Qualifications23.6%22.5%
Level 117.8%13.3%
Level 218.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.6%
Level 311.9%12.4%
Level 420%27.4%
Other4%5.7%

South Fambridge 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.

GradeRochfordEngland
AB23.04%22.96%
C137.53%30.92%
C223.65%20.64%
DE15.78%25.49%

South Fambridge General Health Statistics

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

HealthRochfordEngland
Very Good47.76%47.17%
Good34.92%34.22%
Fair13.01%13.12%
Bad3.38%4.25%
Very Bad0.94%1.25%

South Fambridge Immigration Statistics

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

CountryRochfordEngland
United Kingdom96.4%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries0.9%3.7%
Outside the EU2.2%9.4%

South Fambridge Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureRochfordEngland
Owned41.5%30.6%
Mortgage41.4%32.8%
Shared0.2%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.2%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.4%8.3%
Private Rented7.6%15.4%
Other0.9%1.4%
Rent Free0.8%1.3%


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


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