If you are thinking of moving to Stalham 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 Stalham to figures for Norfolk and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Stalham is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Stalham Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Stalham are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Stalham 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||0.3%||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.7%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.1%||3.6%||9.4%|
Stalham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||2.4%||7.3%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10.4%||8.6%||8.3%|
Stalham Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Stalham as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Stalham is also older than the Norfolk average, making Stalham a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.3%||5.4%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.1%||4.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||4.9%||5.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.4%||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.4%||8.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.2%||5.8%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||14.4%||18%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.6%||19.6%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||9.1%||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||14.6%||11.2%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||10.1%||7.4%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||4.1%||3%||2.3%|
Stalham Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Stalham come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 Stalham is both lower than the average for Norfolk and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.3%||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.2%||2.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.4%||13.2%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Stalham General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Stalham. The percentage of residents in Stalham rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Stalham rating their health as 'very bad' is more than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Stalham is generally worse than in the average person in England.
Stalham Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Stalham and are from the UK Census of 2011. Stalham 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.
Stalham 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. Stalham has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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