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

Crawley Hill 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. Crawley Hill has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
AB36.13%35.57%22.96%
C134.44%33.53%30.92%
C217.13%17.28%20.64%
DE12.30%13.63%25.49%

Crawley Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Crawley Hill 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 Crawley Hill than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.4%1.3%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1%1.3%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.6%7.1%13.5%

Crawley Hill Education Statistics

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

QualificationSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
No Qualifications15%15.9%22.5%
Level 113.5%12.2%13.3%
Level 216.3%15.3%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.5%2.9%3.6%
Level 312.2%12.3%12.4%
Level 434.5%36.2%27.4%
Other5.1%5.1%5.7%

Crawley Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Owned34.8%34.8%30.6%
Mortgage42%38.1%32.8%
Shared0.8%1%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.2%4.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)8%6.5%8.3%
Private Rented10.2%12.2%15.4%
Other1.9%1.3%1.4%
Rent Free1%1.2%1.3%

Crawley Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Very Good53.47%52.43%47.17%
Good33.30%33.56%34.22%
Fair10.00%10.56%13.12%
Bad2.49%2.70%4.25%
Very Bad0.74%0.75%1.25%

Crawley Hill Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Crawley Hill as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeSurrey HeathSurreyEngland
Age 0 to 46%6.3%6.3%
Age 5 to 96%5.8%5.6%
Age 10 to146.3%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.9%7.7%9.4%
Age 25 to 295.3%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4421.3%21.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.5%20.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.1%6.1%6%
Age 65 to 748.9%8.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.7%5.9%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.1%2.7%2.3%
Mean Age40.240.239.3
Median Age414039

Crawley Hill Immigration Statistics

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

CountrySurrey HeathSurreyEngland
United Kingdom86.7%85.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.8%0.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries3.2%3.9%3.7%
Outside the EU9.2%9.5%9.4%



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

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