If you are thinking of moving to West Bedfont 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 West Bedfont to figures for Surrey and nationally. These statistics can tell you if West Bedfont is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
West Bedfont Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
West Bedfont has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that West Bedfont is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||1.6%||4.9%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||10.8%||6.5%||8.3%|
West Bedfont Benefits & Unemployment Statistics
These figures on the claiming of benefits in West Bedfont 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 West Bedfont than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.6%||1.3%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||1.3%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8.8%||7.1%||13.5%|
West Bedfont Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of West Bedfont are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||1.1%||0.9%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||3.6%||3.9%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||9.4%||9.5%||9.4%|
West Bedfont 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.
West Bedfont General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for West Bedfont. The percentage of residents in West Bedfont rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in West Bedfont rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of West Bedfont is generally better than in the average person in England.
West Bedfont Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of West Bedfont and are from the UK Census of 2011.
West Bedfont Age Distribution Statistics
The population of West Bedfont as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of West Bedfont is also older than the Surrey average, making West Bedfont a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.3%||6.3%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.8%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||5.4%||6%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||3.6%||3.7%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.5%||7.7%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.2%||5.5%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||21.7%||21.2%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20.6%||20.5%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||5.9%||6.1%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||8.9%||8.6%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.1%||5.9%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.4%||2.7%||2.3%|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.
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