If you are thinking of moving to Waltham St Lawrence 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 Waltham St Lawrence to figures for Berkshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Waltham St Lawrence is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Waltham St Lawrence Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Waltham St Lawrence 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 Waltham St Lawrence than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Benefit||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.7%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||6.8%||13.5%|
Waltham St Lawrence 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. Waltham St Lawrence has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
|Grade||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
Waltham St Lawrence Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Waltham St Lawrence as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Waltham St Lawrence is also older than the average, making Waltham St Lawrence a older persons location.
|Age||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Age 0 to 4||6.5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.9%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.1%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||22.1%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||19.9%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.5%||2.3%|
Waltham St Lawrence Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Waltham St Lawrence and are from the UK Census of 2011. Waltham St Lawrence 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. Waltham St Lawrence also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Waltham St Lawrence are better educated than the average England citizen.
|Qualification||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
Waltham St Lawrence Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Waltham St Lawrence has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Waltham St Lawrence is a relatively affluent area.
|Tenure||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Social Rented (Council)||1.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||12.1%||8.3%|
Waltham St Lawrence Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Waltham St Lawrence are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Waltham St Lawrence 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.
|Country||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.1%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||4.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||11.4%||9.4%|
Waltham St Lawrence General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Waltham St Lawrence. The percentage of residents in Waltham St Lawrence rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Waltham St Lawrence rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Waltham St Lawrence is generally better than in the average person in England.
|Health||Windsor and Maidenhead||England|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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