Socio-economic statistics for St Mary Cray, Bromley

Socio-economic statistics for St Mary Cray, Bromley
Socio-economic statistics for St Mary Cray, Bromley

Socio-economic statistics for St Mary Cray, Bromley

Statistics

If you are thinking of moving to St Mary Cray 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 Mary Cray to figures for Bromley and nationally. These statistics can tell you if St Mary Cray is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

St Mary Cray General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for St Mary Cray. The percentage of residents in St Mary Cray rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in St Mary Cray rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of St Mary Cray is generally better than in the average person in England.

HealthBromleyEngland
Very Good50.10%47.17%
Good34.12%34.22%
Fair11.67%13.12%
Bad3.20%4.25%
Very Bad0.91%1.25%

St Mary Cray Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of St Mary Cray are from the UK Census of 2011. Since St Mary Cray has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryBromleyEngland
United Kingdom85.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.1%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.5%3.7%
Outside the EU9.9%9.4%

St Mary Cray Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of St Mary Cray and are from the UK Census of 2011.

QualificationBromleyEngland
No Qualifications17.9%22.5%
Level 113.6%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship2.7%3.6%
Level 311.5%12.4%
Level 433.1%27.4%
Other5.1%5.7%

St Mary Cray Age Distribution Statistics

The population of St Mary Cray as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of St Mary Cray is also older than the average, making St Mary Cray a older persons location.

AgeBromleyEngland
Age 0 to 46.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.2%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.8%6.9%
Age 30 to 4422%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646%6%
Age 65 to 748.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.5%2.3%
Mean Age39.939.3
Median Age4039

St Mary Cray Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

St Mary Cray has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that St Mary Cray is a relatively affluent area.

TenureBromleyEngland
Owned33.4%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.6%8.3%
Private Rented12.4%15.4%
Other0.9%1.4%
Rent Free0.9%1.3%

St Mary Cray Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in St Mary Cray 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in St Mary Cray than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitBromleyEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.3%13.5%

St Mary Cray 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 Mary Cray has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeBromleyEngland
AB30.80%22.96%
C136.72%30.92%
C216.28%20.64%
DE16.20%25.49%


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

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