Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex
Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex

Socio-economic statistics for Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex


If you are thinking of moving to Walton-on-the-Naze 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 Walton-on-the-Naze to figures for Essex and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Walton-on-the-Naze is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Walton-on-the-Naze Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Walton-on-the-Naze are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Walton-on-the-Naze 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 Kingdom95.7%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.6%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU2.1%4.4%9.4%

Walton-on-the-Naze General Health Statistics

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

Very Good38.42%47.13%47.17%
Very Bad1.78%1.09%1.25%

Walton-on-the-Naze Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Walton-on-the-Naze come from the Department for Work & Pensions and are dated . They are the last published indiciator of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment firgures as a percentage and has no further plans to do so. That being said, these census statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area. The rate of unemployment in Walton-on-the-Naze is both higher than the average for Essex and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Walton-on-the-Naze than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)3.8%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)3.6%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)18.9%11.5%13.5%

Walton-on-the-Naze rates 8/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Walton-on-the-Naze Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Walton-on-the-Naze and are from the UK Census of 2011. Walton-on-the-Naze has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

No Qualifications34.3%23.9%22.5%
Level 115.2%16.1%13.3%
Level 216.2%17.2%15.2%
Level 39.5%11.6%12.4%
Level 415.9%23%27.4%

Walton-on-the-Naze Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Social Rented (Council)4.8%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.6%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented14.8%11.4%15.4%
Rent Free1.3%1.1%1.3%

Walton-on-the-Naze 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. Walton-on-the-Naze has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.


Walton-on-the-Naze Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Walton-on-the-Naze as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Walton-on-the-Naze is also older than the Essex average, making Walton-on-the-Naze a older persons location.

Age 0 to 44.9%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.8%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to145.6%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.6%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 247%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.1%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4415.3%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5919.5%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 648.2%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 7413.6%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 849.3%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over4%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age45.740.939.3
Median Age484139

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

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