If you are thinking of moving to South Lopham 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 Lopham to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if South Lopham is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
South Lopham Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of South Lopham are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||5%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.3%||3.6%||9.4%|
South Lopham Age Distribution Statistics
The population of South Lopham as a whole, is older than the national average.
|Age 0 to 4||5.7%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.7%||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.7%||8.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.6%||5.8%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.9%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.7%||19.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.5%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.3%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.3%||7.4%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.9%||3%||2.3%|
South Lopham General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for South Lopham. The percentage of residents in South Lopham rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
South Lopham 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. South Lopham has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
South Lopham Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of South Lopham and are from the UK Census of 2011. South Lopham 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.
South Lopham Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in South Lopham 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. The rate of unemployment in South Lopham is both lower than the average for Norfolk 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 Lopham than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.5%||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.1%||2.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.9%||13.2%||13.5%|
South Lopham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.4%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.4%||8.6%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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