If you are thinking of moving to Tunbridge 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 Tunbridge Hill to figures for Kent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Tunbridge Hill is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Tunbridge Hill Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Tunbridge Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Tunbridge 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.7%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||6.4%||9.4%|
Tunbridge Hill Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Tunbridge Hill as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Tunbridge Hill is also older than the average, making Tunbridge Hill a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||6.1%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.4%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.1%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||10.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.6%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.9%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||7.8%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||4.5%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.7%||2.3%|
Tunbridge 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. Tunbridge Hill has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Tunbridge Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||3.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||9.3%||8.3%|
Tunbridge Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Tunbridge Hill 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 unemployment in Tunbridge Hill is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||3.4%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.5%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||14.6%||13.5%|
Tunbridge Hill Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Tunbridge Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Tunbridge 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.
Tunbridge Hill General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Tunbridge Hill. The percentage of residents in Tunbridge Hill rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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