Socio-economic statistics for Toft Hill, Lincolnshire

Socio-economic statistics for Toft Hill, Lincolnshire
Socio-economic statistics for Toft Hill, Lincolnshire

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

Toft Hill Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Toft Hill as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Toft Hill is also older than the average, making Toft Hill a older persons location.

AgeEast LindseyEngland
Age 0 to 44.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.4%5.6%
Age 10 to145.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4415.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.4%
Age 60 to 649%6%
Age 65 to 7414.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 848.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over3%2.3%
Mean Age45.839.3
Median Age4939

Toft Hill 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. Toft Hill has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

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GradeEast LindseyEngland
AB14.28%22.96%
C126.94%30.92%
C226.79%20.64%
DE31.98%25.49%

Toft Hill Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Toft Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Toft Hill has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationEast LindseyEngland
No Qualifications32.6%22.5%
Level 114.2%13.3%
Level 215.6%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.3%3.6%
Level 310.5%12.4%
Level 418.1%27.4%
Other4.8%5.7%

Toft Hill 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 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.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Toft Hill 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 25% higher in Toft Hill than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitEast LindseyLincolnshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.9%2.8%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.9%2.2%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)17.7%13.3%13.5%

Toft Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureEast LindseyEngland
Owned42.4%30.6%
Mortgage26.8%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.4%8.3%
Private Rented15.3%15.4%
Other2%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.3%

Toft Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Toft Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Toft Hill 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.

CountryEast LindseyEngland
United Kingdom96.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%3.7%
Outside the EU1.6%9.4%

Toft Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthEast LindseyEngland
Very Good38.22%47.17%
Good35.29%34.22%
Fair18.27%13.12%
Bad6.36%4.25%
Very Bad1.86%1.25%


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


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