Socio-economic statistics for Tooting Graveney, Wandsworth
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If you are thinking of moving to Tooting Graveney 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 Tooting Graveney to figures for Wandsworth and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Tooting Graveney is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Tooting Graveney Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Tooting Graveney are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Tooting Graveney has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryWandsworthEngland
United Kingdom64.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries9.6%3.7%
Outside the EU23.9%9.4%

Tooting Graveney 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. Tooting Graveney has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeWandsworthEngland
AB43.29%22.96%
C131.97%30.92%
C29.90%20.64%
DE14.84%25.49%

Tooting Graveney Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Tooting Graveney has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Tooting Graveney is an economically deprived area.

TenureWandsworthEngland
Owned18.4%30.6%
Mortgage27.1%32.8%
Shared1.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)12.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7.5%8.3%
Private Rented30%15.4%
Other1.6%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%

Tooting Graveney General Health Statistics

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

HealthWandsworthEngland
Very Good57.39%47.17%
Good29.95%34.22%
Fair8.89%13.12%
Bad2.85%4.25%
Very Bad0.92%1.25%

Tooting Graveney Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Tooting Graveney as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Tooting Graveney is also older than the average, making Tooting Graveney a older persons location.

AgeWandsworthEngland
Age 0 to 47.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.7%5.6%
Age 10 to144.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 172.2%3.7%
Age 18 to 249.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 2915.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4430.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5914.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 643.5%6%
Age 65 to 744.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 842.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over1.2%2.3%
Mean Age34.539.3
Median Age3239

Tooting Graveney Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Tooting Graveney 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 Tooting Graveney than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitWandsworthEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9.4%13.5%

Tooting Graveney Education Statistics

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

QualificationWandsworthEngland
No Qualifications11.6%22.5%
Level 16.6%13.3%
Level 28.4%15.2%
Apprenticeship1%3.6%
Level 310%12.4%
Level 453.6%27.4%
Other8.9%5.7%



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

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