Socio-economic statistics for Waterlooville, Hampshire

Socio-economic statistics for Waterlooville, Hampshire
Socio-economic statistics for Waterlooville, Hampshire

Socio-economic statistics for Waterlooville, Hampshire

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

Waterlooville Education Statistics

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

QualificationHavantHampshireEngland
No Qualifications25%18.5%22.5%
Level 114.8%13.6%13.3%
Level 217.1%16.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.8%4.5%3.6%
Level 312%12.8%12.4%
Level 422.3%29.7%27.4%
Other4%4.2%5.7%

Waterlooville Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Waterlooville 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.

BenefitHavantHampshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)2.7%1.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%1.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)13.6%8.7%13.5%

Waterlooville rates 2/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Waterlooville General Health Statistics

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

HealthHavantHampshireEngland
Very Good44.31%49.10%47.17%
Good35.86%34.98%34.22%
Fair14.24%11.90%13.12%
Bad4.29%3.14%4.25%
Very Bad1.31%0.88%1.25%

Waterlooville Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Waterlooville are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Waterlooville 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.

CountryHavantHampshireEngland
United Kingdom94.9%91.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.8%2.6%3.7%
Outside the EU2.9%5.3%9.4%

Waterlooville Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureHavantHampshireEngland
Owned35.4%34.6%30.6%
Mortgage33.6%36.9%32.8%
Shared0.5%0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)10.3%4.8%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)9.2%9%8.3%
Private Rented8.8%10.6%15.4%
Other1.1%2%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.2%1.3%

Waterlooville Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeHavantHampshireEngland
Age 0 to 45.6%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 248%7.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%5.4%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.4%19.7%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.6%20.9%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6.7%6%
Age 65 to 7410.7%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 847.6%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age42.341.139.3
Median Age444239

Waterlooville 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.

GradeHavantHampshireEngland
AB19.99%28.56%22.96%
C128.57%31.89%30.92%
C224.55%21.03%20.64%
DE26.89%18.52%25.49%


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


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