Socio-economic statistics for Stainton, Middlesbrough

Socio-economic statistics for Stainton, Middlesbrough
Socio-economic statistics for Stainton, Middlesbrough

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

Stainton Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Stainton as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Stainton is also older than the average, making Stainton a older persons location.

Age 0 to 46.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 297.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.4%6%
Age 65 to 747.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.8%2.3%
Mean Age37.839.3
Median Age3739

Stainton General Health Statistics

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

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Very Good45.41%47.17%
Very Bad1.84%1.25%

Stainton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Stainton has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Stainton is an economically deprived area.

Social Rented (Council)10.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)13.3%8.3%
Private Rented15.1%15.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%

Stainton 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 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. Stainton is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Stainton 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 Stainton 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 Stainton is both higher than the average for North Yorkshire and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Stainton than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitMiddlesbroughNorth YorkshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)7.5%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.8%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)24.1%9.4%13.5%

Stainton rates /10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Stainton 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. Stainton has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Stainton Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications29.9%22.5%
Level 113.6%13.3%
Level 215.3%15.2%
Level 313.2%12.4%
Level 418.5%27.4%

Stainton Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Stainton are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Stainton 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.

United Kingdom91.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%3.7%
Outside the EU6.2%9.4%

What is the population of Stainton and Middlesbrough?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Middlesbrough including Stainton. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Berwick Hills & Pallister9037
Brambles & Thorntree8632
Coulby Newham8507
Longlands & Beechwood10664
Marton East5424
Marton West5183
North Ormesby3077
Park End & Beckfield7658
Stainton & Thornton3130
Middlesbrough Total141285

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

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