If you are thinking of moving to St Ibbs 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 Ibbs to figures for Hertfordshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if St Ibbs is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
St Ibbs Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in St Ibbs 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 St Ibbs is both lower than the average for Hertfordshire 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 St Ibbs than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2%||2.1%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.6%||1.7%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||9.2%||9.4%||13.5%|
St Ibbs General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for St Ibbs. The percentage of residents in St Ibbs rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in St Ibbs rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of St Ibbs is generally better than in the average person in England.
St Ibbs Age Distribution Statistics
The population of St Ibbs as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of St Ibbs is also older than the Hertfordshire average, making St Ibbs a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.3%||6.6%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.8%||5.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6%||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.8%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.8%||8.1%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6%||6.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||21.6%||21.7%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.4%||20.1%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.1%||5.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.5%||7.8%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.9%||5.5%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.6%||2.3%||2.3%|
St Ibbs 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 Ibbs has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
St Ibbs Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of St Ibbs and are from the UK Census of 2011. St Ibbs 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 Ibbs also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of St Ibbs are better educated than the average England citizen.
St Ibbs Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||7.1%||9.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||12.2%||9%||8.3%|
St Ibbs Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of St Ibbs are from the UK Census of 2011. Since St Ibbs 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.9%||1.1%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.7%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||6.6%||8.6%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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