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

Upper Hambleton 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. Upper Hambleton has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Upper Hambleton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)2.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.8%8.3%
Private Rented11.6%15.4%
Rent Free1.8%1.3%

Upper Hambleton Immigration Statistics

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

United Kingdom93.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU3.7%9.4%

Upper Hambleton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.6%13.5%

Upper Hambleton Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 45%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%5.8%
Age 15 to 175.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.9%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.1%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.1%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.3%6%
Age 65 to 7411.3%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.8%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.3%
Mean Age42.439.3
Median Age4339

Upper Hambleton General Health Statistics

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

Very Good50.38%47.17%
Very Bad0.76%1.25%

Upper Hambleton Education Statistics

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

No Qualifications17.8%22.5%
Level 112.2%13.3%
Level 217.5%15.2%
Level 312.5%12.4%
Level 432.9%27.4%

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

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