Written by Anonymous Visitor and posted in Statistics

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

Appleby Education Statistics

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

QualificationNorth LincolnshireEngland
No Qualifications26.2%22.5%
Level 115.8%13.3%
Level 216.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.9%3.6%
Level 311.7%12.4%
Level 419.5%27.4%
Other5.2%5.7%

Appleby General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Appleby. The percentage of residents in Appleby rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

HealthNorth LincolnshireEngland
Very Good43.74%47.17%
Good35.76%34.22%
Fair14.73%13.12%
Bad4.53%4.25%
Very Bad1.24%1.25%

Appleby Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureNorth LincolnshireEngland
Owned33%30.6%
Mortgage36.5%32.8%
Shared0.3%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)6.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8.5%8.3%
Private Rented12%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1.4%1.3%

Appleby Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Appleby 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 unemployment in Appleby is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard.

BenefitNorth LincolnshireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)14.3%13.5%

Appleby Immigration Statistics

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

CountryNorth LincolnshireEngland
United Kingdom93.5%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.4%3.7%
Outside the EU2.7%9.4%

Appleby Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeNorth LincolnshireEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.6%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 248%9.4%
Age 25 to 296%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.2%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.7%8.6%
Age 75 to 846%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age40.839.3
Median Age4239

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

GradeNorth LincolnshireEngland
AB15.66%22.96%
C124.92%30.92%
C226.48%20.64%
DE32.94%25.49%


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

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