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

Frimley Immigration Statistics

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

Frimley Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Frimley 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

Frimley Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Frimley has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Frimley 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%

Frimley 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. Frimley 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%

Frimley Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Frimley 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%

Frimley Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Frimley 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 Frimley 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%

Frimley General Health Statistics

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


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

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