If you are thinking of moving to St Giles 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 St Giles to figures for Lincolnshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if St Giles is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
St Giles 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. St Giles has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
St Giles Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of St Giles and are from the UK Census of 2011. St Giles 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.
St Giles Age Distribution Statistics
The population of St Giles as a whole, is younger than the national average. However, population of St Giles is older than the Lincolnshire average.
|Age 0 to 4||5.9%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.6%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||4.9%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.3%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||17%||8.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||8.5%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.1%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||17.4%||20.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.2%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||7.2%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||4.9%||6.8%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.2%||2.6%||2.3%|
St Giles 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 St Giles 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. St Giles is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.
These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in St Giles 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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 St Giles is both higher than the average for Lincolnshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||4.3%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.8%||2.2%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||16.1%||13.3%||13.5%|
St Giles Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
St Giles has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that St Giles is an economically deprived area.
|Social Rented (Council)||18.5%||8.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.4%||5.5%||8.3%|
St Giles Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of St Giles are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.6%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||5.6%||4.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||3.6%||2.4%||9.4%|
St Giles General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for St Giles. The percentage of residents in St Giles rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.