If you are thinking of moving to Thornton-le-Moors 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 Thornton-le-Moors to figures for Cheshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Thornton-le-Moors is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Thornton-le-Moors Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Thornton-le-Moors and are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Qualification||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
Thornton-le-Moors Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Thornton-le-Moors as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Thornton-le-Moors is also older than the average, making Thornton-le-Moors a older persons location.
|Age||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
|Age 0 to 4||5.5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.3%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||8.4%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.4%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.9%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.3%|
Thornton-le-Moors General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Thornton-le-Moors. The percentage of residents in Thornton-le-Moors rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Thornton-le-Moors rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Thornton-le-Moors is generally better than in the average person in England.
|Health||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
Thornton-le-Moors Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Thornton-le-Moors has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Thornton-le-Moors is a relatively affluent area.
|Tenure||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||7.4%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7.3%||8.3%|
Thornton-le-Moors Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Thornton-le-Moors are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Thornton-le-Moors 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.
|Country||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.4%||9.4%|
Thornton-le-Moors 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.
|Grade||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
Thornton-le-Moors Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Thornton-le-Moors 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.
|Benefit||Cheshire West and Chester||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.6%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.7%||13.5%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.