Socio-economic statistics for Warlingham, Surrey

Socio-economic statistics for Warlingham, Surrey
Socio-economic statistics for Warlingham, Surrey

If you are thinking of moving to Warlingham 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 Warlingham to figures for Surrey and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Warlingham is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Warlingham Age Distribution Statistics

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

Age 0 to 45.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.7%5.6%
Age 10 to146.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.7%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.6%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.6%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.5%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.3%
Mean Age41.339.3
Median Age4339

Warlingham General Health Statistics

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

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Very Good50.50%47.17%
Very Bad0.86%1.25%

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


Warlingham Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Warlingham is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.Warlingham is in the local authority with the highest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Warlingham are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these 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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Warlingham than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%1.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%1.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)7.8%7.1%13.5%

Warlingham Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Warlingham and are from the UK Census of 2011.

No Qualifications17.1%22.5%
Level 113.4%13.3%
Level 217.5%15.2%
Level 312.3%12.4%
Level 433%27.4%

Warlingham Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Warlingham are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Warlingham 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 Kingdom91.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.3%3.7%
Outside the EU5.7%9.4%

Warlingham Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Warlingham has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Warlingham is a relatively affluent area.

Social Rented (Council)7.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.1%8.3%
Private Rented9.7%15.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

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

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