If you are thinking of moving to Staines 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 Staines to figures for Surrey and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Staines is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Staines Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Staines as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Staines is also older than the Surrey average, making Staines a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.3%||6.3%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.8%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.4%||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.5%||7.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.2%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||21.7%||21.2%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.6%||20.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.9%||6.1%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.9%||8.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.1%||5.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.7%||2.3%|
Staines Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Staines and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Staines General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Staines. The percentage of residents in Staines rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Staines rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Staines is generally better than in the average person in England.
Staines Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Staines has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Staines is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||1.6%||4.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10.8%||6.5%||8.3%|
Staines Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Staines are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.1%||0.9%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.6%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||9.4%||9.5%||9.4%|
Staines 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.
Staines Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Staines 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 Staines than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||1.3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||1.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8.8%||7.1%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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