If you are thinking of moving to Upper Wolvercote 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 Wolvercote to figures for Oxfordshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Upper Wolvercote is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Upper Wolvercote Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Upper Wolvercote as a whole, is younger than the national average. However, population of Upper Wolvercote is older than the Oxfordshire average.
|Age 0 to 4||6.1%||6.3%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||4.9%||5.5%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||4.7%||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3%||3.6%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||20.3%||10.2%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||11.3%||7.2%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.6%||20.7%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||14.3%||19.2%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||3.9%||5.8%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||5.5%||8.3%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||3.7%||5.3%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||1.7%||2.3%||2.3%|
Upper Wolvercote Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Upper Wolvercote and are from the UK Census of 2011. Upper Wolvercote 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 Wolvercote also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Upper Wolvercote are better educated than the average England citizen.
Upper Wolvercote Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Upper Wolvercote has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Upper Wolvercote is an economically deprived area.
|Social Rented (Council)||13.6%||4.6%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||7.8%||9.7%||8.3%|
Upper Wolvercote Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Upper Wolvercote 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 Wolvercote than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2%||1.4%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||1.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8.9%||7.6%||13.5%|
Upper Wolvercote 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 Wolvercote has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Upper Wolvercote General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Upper Wolvercote. The percentage of residents in Upper Wolvercote rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Upper Wolvercote rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Upper Wolvercote is generally better than in the average person in England.
Upper Wolvercote Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Upper Wolvercote are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Upper Wolvercote 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.1%||0.7%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||8.3%||4.7%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||19%||8.8%||9.4%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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