If you are thinking of moving to Stokesley 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 Stokesley to figures for North Yorkshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Stokesley is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Stokesley 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.
Stokesley Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Stokesley 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 Stokesley is both lower than the average for North Yorkshire 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 Stokesley than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.4%||1.9%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.3%||1.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||7.7%||9.4%||13.5%|
Stokesley Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Stokesley and are from the UK Census of 2011. Stokesley 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. Stokesley also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Stokesley are better educated than the average England citizen.
Stokesley General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Stokesley. The percentage of residents in Stokesley rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Stokesley rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Stokesley is generally better than in the average person in England.
Stokesley Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Stokesley as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Stokesley is also older than the North Yorkshire average, making Stokesley a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||4.9%||5.2%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.1%||5.2%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.8%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.2%||7.5%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.7%||5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.1%||17.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||22.4%||21.7%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.7%||7.5%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11.7%||10.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||7.1%||6.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.7%||2.8%||2.3%|
Stokesley Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Stokesley are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Stokesley 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%||0.3%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.1%||2.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.1%||3.2%||9.4%|
Stokesley Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||1%||4%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||11.9%||7.2%||8.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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