If you are thinking of moving to Stratford-upon-Avon Canal 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 Stratford-upon-Avon Canal to figures for Solihull and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Stratford-upon-Avon Canal is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Stratford-upon-Avon Canal 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.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.2%||13.5%|
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Stratford-upon-Avon Canal as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Stratford-upon-Avon Canal is also older than the average, making Stratford-upon-Avon Canal a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.6%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.6%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.3%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.2%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.2%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.6%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.7%||2.3%|
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Stratford-upon-Avon Canal is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||11.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.1%||8.3%|
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Stratford-upon-Avon Canal and are from the UK Census of 2011. Stratford-upon-Avon Canal 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.
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal 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. Stratford-upon-Avon Canal has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Stratford-upon-Avon Canal are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Stratford-upon-Avon Canal 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||1.3%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||5%||9.4%|
Stratford-upon-Avon Canal General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Stratford-upon-Avon Canal. The percentage of residents in Stratford-upon-Avon Canal rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Stratford-upon-Avon Canal rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Stratford-upon-Avon Canal is generally better than in the average person in England.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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