If you are thinking of moving to Sporle 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 Sporle to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Sporle is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Sporle Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.4%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.4%||8.6%||8.3%|
Sporle Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Sporle 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%|
Sporle Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Sporle 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%|
Sporle Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Sporle 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 Sporle 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 Sporle 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%|
Sporle General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Sporle. The percentage of residents in Sporle rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Sporle 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. Sporle has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Sporle Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Sporle and are from the UK Census of 2011. Sporle 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.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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