Socio-economic statistics for Ulwell, Dorset

Socio-economic statistics for Ulwell, Dorset
Socio-economic statistics for Ulwell, Dorset

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

Ulwell Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenurePurbeckEngland
Owned42.4%30.6%
Mortgage27.1%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)2.3%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)10.2%8.3%
Private Rented12.2%15.4%
Other3.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.8%1.3%

Ulwell Age Distribution Statistics

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

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AgePurbeckEngland
Age 0 to 44.7%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.6%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4416.4%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921%19.4%
Age 60 to 648.3%6%
Age 65 to 7412.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 848.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.4%2.3%
Mean Age44.939.3
Median Age4739

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

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Ulwell 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment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 Ulwell is both lower than the average for Dorset and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Ulwell than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitPurbeckDorsetEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.2%1.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.7%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)9%10.1%13.5%

Ulwell General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Ulwell. The percentage of residents in Ulwell rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthPurbeckEngland
Very Good44.98%47.17%
Good35.91%34.22%
Fair14.10%13.12%
Bad3.96%4.25%
Very Bad1.05%1.25%

Ulwell Immigration Statistics

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

CountryPurbeckEngland
United Kingdom94.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU2.6%9.4%

Ulwell Education Statistics

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

QualificationPurbeckEngland
No Qualifications21.6%22.5%
Level 114.3%13.3%
Level 216.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship5%3.6%
Level 312.1%12.4%
Level 425.7%27.4%
Other4.5%5.7%

Ulwell 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.

GradePurbeckEngland
AB21.43%22.96%
C130.56%30.92%
C226.86%20.64%
DE21.15%25.49%


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


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