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

Attercliffe Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySheffieldEngland
United Kingdom88.3%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU9.2%9.4%

Attercliffe Education Statistics

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

QualificationSheffieldEngland
No Qualifications24.3%22.5%
Level 112.3%13.3%
Level 213.7%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.6%3.6%
Level 315.8%12.4%
Level 425.7%27.4%
Other4.6%5.7%

Attercliffe Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitSheffieldEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.4%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.6%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)15.4%13.5%

Attercliffe Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeSheffieldEngland
Age 0 to 46.1%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.5%5.6%
Age 10 to145.5%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.4%3.7%
Age 18 to 2414.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 297%6.9%
Age 30 to 4420%20.6%
Age 45 to 5917.4%19.4%
Age 60 to 645.2%6%
Age 65 to 748.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.2%2.3%
Mean Age37.939.3
Median Age3639

Attercliffe General Health Statistics

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

HealthSheffieldEngland
Very Good46.73%47.17%
Good33.35%34.22%
Fair13.70%13.12%
Bad4.83%4.25%
Very Bad1.39%1.25%

Attercliffe 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.

GradeSheffieldEngland
AB20.78%22.96%
C131.85%30.92%
C219.64%20.64%
DE27.74%25.49%

Attercliffe Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Attercliffe has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Attercliffe is an economically deprived area.

TenureSheffieldEngland
Owned27.1%30.6%
Mortgage31.2%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)17.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)7%8.3%
Private Rented14.2%15.4%
Other1.4%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.3%


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

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