If you are thinking of moving to Under the Wood 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 Under the Wood to figures for Kent and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Under the Wood is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Under the Wood Age Distribution Statistics
|Age 0 to 4||5%||6.1%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5%||5.7%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.6%||6.2%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||15.9%||8.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.7%||5.7%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||16.3%||19.3%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||17.7%||19.8%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.4%||6.6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.5%||9.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.3%||6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3%||2.5%||2.3%|
Under the Wood Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
|Social Rented (Council)||8.3%||5.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||3.9%||8.1%||8.3%|
Under the Wood Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Under the Wood 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 Under the Wood is both lower than the average for Kent 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 Under the Wood than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.1%||2.7%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.9%||2.1%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||11.1%||12.6%||13.5%|
Under the Wood 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.
Under the Wood Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Under the Wood and are from the UK Census of 2011. Under the Wood 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.
Under the Wood General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Under the Wood. The percentage of residents in Under the Wood rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Under the Wood Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Under the Wood are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.6%||0.6%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.8%||3.2%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||6.5%||5.4%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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