Socio-economic statistics for South Uist, Western Isles

Socio-economic statistics for South Uist, Western Isles
Socio-economic statistics for South Uist, Western Isles

Socio-economic statistics for South Uist, Western Isles


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

South Uist Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in South Uist 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)%%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)%%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)%%

South Uist General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for South Uist.

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South Uist Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)%%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)%%
Private Rented%%
Rent Free%%

South Uist Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications%%
Level 1%%
Level 2%%
Level 3%%
Level 4%%

South Uist Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom%%
Rebublic of Ireland%%
Other EU Countries%%
Outside the EU%%

South Uist Age Distribution Statistics

Age 0 to 4%%
Age 5 to 9%%
Age 10 to14%%
Age 15 to 17%%
Age 18 to 24%%
Age 25 to 29%%
Age 30 to 44%%
Age 45 to 59%%
Age 60 to 64%%
Age 65 to 74%%
Age 75 to 84%%
Age 85 and over%%
Mean Age
Median Age

South Uist 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.


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

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