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

Tal-y-bont Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Tal-y-bont are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Tal-y-bont 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.

CountryGwyneddWales
United Kingdom95.1%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.4%1.8%
Outside the EU3.1%3.3%

Tal-y-bont Education Statistics

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

QualificationGwyneddWales
No Qualifications23.2%25.9%
Level 111.8%13.3%
Level 216.1%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.7%3.9%
Level 314.5%12.3%
Level 426.4%24.5%
Other4.3%4.3%

Tal-y-bont Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Tal-y-bont as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Tal-y-bont is also older than the average, making Tal-y-bont a older persons location.

AgeGwyneddWales
Age 0 to 45.6%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.1%5.3%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.7%
Age 18 to 2411.5%9.7%
Age 25 to 295.3%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919.2%19.9%
Age 60 to 647%6.7%
Age 65 to 7410.8%9.8%
Age 75 to 847%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.4%
Mean Age41.640.6
Median Age4241

Tal-y-bont Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Tal-y-bont 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Tal-y-bont than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitGwyneddWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.7%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12.4%17.4%

Tal-y-bont General Health Statistics

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

HealthGwyneddWales
Very Good50.38%46.64%
Good30.67%31.12%
Fair13.61%14.62%
Bad4.10%5.82%
Very Bad1.23%1.81%

Tal-y-bont Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureGwyneddWales
Owned40.3%35.4%
Mortgage25.1%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)8.4%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8%6.6%
Private Rented13.3%12.7%
Other2.1%1.5%
Rent Free2.6%1.6%

Tal-y-bont 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.

GradeGwyneddWales
AB17.74%17.93%
C129.07%29.31%
C225.99%23.06%
DE27.19%29.69%


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

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