Sutton Gault, Cambridgeshire

Statistics

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

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

GradeEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
AB28.10%30.67%22.96%
C129.27%29.41%30.92%
C223.98%20.11%20.64%
DE18.65%19.80%25.49%

Sutton Gault Education Statistics

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

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QualificationEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
No Qualifications20.9%18.9%22.5%
Level 113.1%12.1%13.3%
Level 215.6%14.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.5%3.6%
Level 311.4%12.6%12.4%
Level 429%33%27.4%
Other5.5%5.4%5.7%

Sutton Gault General Health Statistics

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

HealthEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Very Good48.77%49.41%47.17%
Good35.18%34.73%34.22%
Fair12.09%11.81%13.12%
Bad3.12%3.17%4.25%
Very Bad0.85%0.88%1.25%

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

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Sutton Gault 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 Sutton Gault than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.8%1.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.3%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.1%8.7%13.5%

Sutton Gault Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Sutton Gault are from the UK Census of 2011.

CountryEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
United Kingdom90.2%86.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.6%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.7%5.4%3.7%
Outside the EU5.6%7.8%9.4%

Sutton Gault Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.6%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96%5.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.6%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.7%9.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.8%6.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.8%21.1%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%19.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.5%6.2%6%
Age 65 to 749%8.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.8%5.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.3%2.3%2.3%
Mean Age40.239.539.3
Median Age403939

Sutton Gault Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureEast CambridgeshireCambridgeshireEngland
Owned32.2%31.9%30.6%
Mortgage36.3%34.1%32.8%
Shared1.5%1.2%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.3%6.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)13%9.1%8.3%
Private Rented12%14.3%15.4%
Other1.2%1.7%1.4%
Rent Free2.5%1.5%1.3%


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

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