If you are thinking of moving to Vernham Dean 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 Vernham Dean to figures for Hampshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Vernham Dean is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Vernham Dean 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. Vernham Dean has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Vernham Dean Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Vernham Dean as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Vernham Dean is also older than the Hampshire average, making Vernham Dean a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.8%||5.9%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.6%||5.6%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.1%||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.9%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7%||7.6%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.6%||5.4%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||19.5%||19.7%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||21.8%||20.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.2%||6.7%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10%||9.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.9%||6.2%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.5%||2.6%||2.3%|
Vernham Dean Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Vernham Dean are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Vernham Dean 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.2%||2.6%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||4.7%||5.3%||9.4%|
Vernham Dean Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Vernham Dean 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 Vernham Dean is both lower than the average for Hampshire 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 Vernham Dean than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.3%||1.6%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.1%||1.4%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||7.9%||8.7%||13.5%|
Vernham Dean General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Vernham Dean. The percentage of residents in Vernham Dean rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Vernham Dean rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Vernham Dean is generally better than in the average person in England.
Vernham Dean Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Vernham Dean has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Vernham Dean is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||4.4%||4.8%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10%||9%||8.3%|
Vernham Dean Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Vernham Dean and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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