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

Tynygraig Education Statistics

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

QualificationCeredigionWales
No Qualifications19.8%25.9%
Level 110.5%13.3%
Level 215%15.7%
Apprenticeship3.2%3.9%
Level 319.2%12.3%
Level 427.9%24.5%
Other4.3%4.3%

Tynygraig Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitCeredigionWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.6%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.3%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)11.4%17.4%

Tynygraig Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureCeredigionWales
Owned43.8%35.4%
Mortgage23.8%32%
Shared0.3%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)3.2%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)6.9%6.6%
Private Rented17.9%12.7%
Other2%1.5%
Rent Free2.1%1.6%

Tynygraig Immigration Statistics

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

CountryCeredigionWales
United Kingdom94%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.4%
Other EU Countries2.6%1.8%
Outside the EU3%3.3%

Tynygraig 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.

GradeCeredigionWales
AB19.58%17.93%
C131.99%29.31%
C226.11%23.06%
DE22.32%29.69%

Tynygraig Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeCeredigionWales
Age 0 to 44.6%5.8%
Age 5 to 94.5%5.3%
Age 10 to144.8%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.1%3.7%
Age 18 to 2416.4%9.7%
Age 25 to 294.8%6.1%
Age 30 to 4414.9%18.6%
Age 45 to 5919%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.3%6.7%
Age 65 to 7411.1%9.8%
Age 75 to 846.8%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.4%
Mean Age41.740.6
Median Age4241

Tynygraig General Health Statistics

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

HealthCeredigionWales
Very Good47.15%46.64%
Good32.10%31.12%
Fair14.42%14.62%
Bad4.82%5.82%
Very Bad1.52%1.81%


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

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