Socio-economic statistics for Tal-y-coed, Monmouthshire

Socio-economic statistics for Tal-y-coed, Monmouthshire
Socio-economic statistics for Tal-y-coed, Monmouthshire

Socio-economic statistics for Tal-y-coed, Monmouthshire


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

Tal-y-coed Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Tal-y-coed come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census 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 Tal-y-coed than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.2%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.2%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)12%17.4%

Tal-y-coed Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom95.6%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.5%1.8%
Outside the EU2.5%3.3%

Tal-y-coed Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 45.1%5.8%
Age 5 to 95.2%5.3%
Age 10 to146.2%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.2%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417.5%18.6%
Age 45 to 5922.4%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.6%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411%9.8%
Age 75 to 847%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.4%
Mean Age4340.6
Median Age4541

Tal-y-coed 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. Tal-y-coed has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Tal-y-coed Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

Social Rented (Council)4.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.7%6.6%
Private Rented9.5%12.7%
Rent Free1.4%1.6%

Tal-y-coed Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Tal-y-coed and are from the UK Census of 2011. Tal-y-coed 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-coed 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-coed are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

No Qualifications20.7%25.9%
Level 112.6%13.3%
Level 215.4%15.7%
Level 310.8%12.3%
Level 433.1%24.5%

Tal-y-coed General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Tal-y-coed. The percentage of residents in Tal-y-coed rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

Very Good46.39%46.64%
Very Bad1.36%1.81%

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

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