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

Sutton-in-Craven Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Sutton-in-Craven 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 Sutton-in-Craven 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 Sutton-in-Craven than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.6%1.9%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.5%1.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)8.5%9.4%13.5%

Sutton-in-Craven Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
Owned42.3%38.4%30.6%
Mortgage30.8%31.2%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.3%4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.7%7.2%8.3%
Private Rented13.7%14.3%15.4%
Other1.7%2.4%1.4%
Rent Free2%1.9%1.3%

Sutton-in-Craven General Health Statistics

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

HealthCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
Very Good47.62%47.72%47.17%
Good34.56%34.48%34.22%
Fair13.33%13.17%13.12%
Bad3.56%3.63%4.25%
Very Bad0.93%0.99%1.25%

Sutton-in-Craven 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.

GradeCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
AB26.65%24.08%22.96%
C128.54%30.21%30.92%
C225.69%23.78%20.64%
DE19.12%21.93%25.49%

Sutton-in-Craven Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Sutton-in-Craven as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Sutton-in-Craven is also older than the North Yorkshire average, making Sutton-in-Craven a older persons location.

AgeCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
Age 0 to 44.6%5.2%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.2%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.3%7.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.1%5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4416.9%17.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.6%21.7%19.4%
Age 60 to 648%7.5%6%
Age 65 to 7411.7%10.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.6%6.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.4%2.8%2.3%
Mean Age44.542.839.3
Median Age474439

Sutton-in-Craven Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Sutton-in-Craven are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Sutton-in-Craven 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.

CountryCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
United Kingdom95.9%94.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.5%2.4%3.7%
Outside the EU2.3%3.2%9.4%

Sutton-in-Craven Education Statistics

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

QualificationCravenNorth YorkshireEngland
No Qualifications20.3%20.8%22.5%
Level 111.7%12.7%13.3%
Level 215.7%16.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.6%4.3%3.6%
Level 312.3%12.1%12.4%
Level 431.8%29.2%27.4%
Other3.7%4.6%5.7%



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

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