Socio-economic statistics for Stoneleigh, Surrey

Socio-economic statistics for Stoneleigh, Surrey
Socio-economic statistics for Stoneleigh, Surrey

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

Stoneleigh Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Stoneleigh and are from the UK Census of 2011. Stoneleigh 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. Stoneleigh also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Stoneleigh are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationEpsom and EwellEngland
No Qualifications15.8%22.5%
Level 112.2%13.3%
Level 215.7%15.2%
Level 312.1%12.4%
Level 436%27.4%

Stoneleigh 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. Stoneleigh is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

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These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Stoneleigh 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Stoneleigh than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEpsom and EwellSurreyEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%1.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%1.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.9%7.1%13.5%

Stoneleigh rates 1/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Stoneleigh Immigration Statistics

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

CountryEpsom and EwellEngland
United Kingdom83.7%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.1%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.8%3.7%
Outside the EU11.3%9.4%

Stoneleigh Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureEpsom and EwellEngland
Social Rented (Council)0.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.5%8.3%
Private Rented12.2%15.4%
Rent Free0.8%1.3%

Stoneleigh Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeEpsom and EwellEngland
Age 0 to 46.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.9%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6%
Age 65 to 748.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.7%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.3%
Mean Age4039.3
Median Age4039

Stoneleigh General Health Statistics

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

HealthEpsom and EwellEngland
Very Good52.21%47.17%
Very Bad0.71%1.25%

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

GradeEpsom and EwellEngland

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

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