Socio-economic statistics for Tottington, Bury

Socio-economic statistics for Tottington, Bury
Socio-economic statistics for Tottington, Bury

Socio-economic statistics for Tottington, Bury

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

Tottington Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Tottington and are from the UK Census of 2011. Tottington 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.

QualificationBuryEngland
No Qualifications22.6%22.5%
Level 114.1%13.3%
Level 217.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%3.6%
Level 312.3%12.4%
Level 425.7%27.4%
Other4.7%5.7%

Tottington Age Distribution Statistics

AgeBuryEngland
Age 0 to 46.6%6.3%
Age 5 to 96%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.1%9.4%
Age 25 to 296.3%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420.5%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.3%6%
Age 65 to 748.8%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2%2.3%
Mean Age39.239.3
Median Age4039

Tottington 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 Tottington 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. Tottington is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Tottington 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Tottington is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitBuryEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.6%13.5%

Tottington Immigration Statistics

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

CountryBuryEngland
United Kingdom91.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.1%3.7%
Outside the EU5.6%9.4%

Tottington 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.

GradeBuryEngland
AB21.30%22.96%
C132.50%30.92%
C219.91%20.64%
DE26.29%25.49%

Tottington General Health Statistics

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

HealthBuryEngland
Very Good47.08%47.17%
Good33.30%34.22%
Fair13.74%13.12%
Bad4.61%4.25%
Very Bad1.26%1.25%

Tottington Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureBuryEngland
Owned31.8%30.6%
Mortgage37.8%32.8%
Shared0.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)9.4%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)5.6%8.3%
Private Rented12.6%15.4%
Other1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.3%


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


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