If you are thinking of moving to Way Wick 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 Way Wick to figures for North Somerset and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Way Wick is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Way Wick 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.
Way Wick Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Way Wick are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Way Wick 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||0.5%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||2.4%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||2.9%||9.4%|
Way Wick Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Way Wick has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Way Wick is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||3.5%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||5.7%||8.3%|
Way Wick Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Way Wick as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Way Wick is also older than the average, making Way Wick a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5.8%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.5%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||5.1%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||18.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.2%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||10.9%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||3.3%||2.3%|
Way Wick General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Way Wick. The percentage of residents in Way Wick rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.
Way Wick Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in Way Wick 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 Way Wick than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.2%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||2.6%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||12.1%||13.5%|
Way Wick Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Way Wick and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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