Written by Anonymous Visitor and posted in Statistics

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

High Easter Age Distribution Statistics

The population of High Easter as a whole, is older than the national average.

AgeUttlesfordEssexEngland
Age 0 to 45.9%5.9%6.3%
Age 5 to 96.3%5.6%5.6%
Age 10 to146.7%6%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%3.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.6%8%9.4%
Age 25 to 294.5%5.6%6.9%
Age 30 to 4419.8%19.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5922.2%20.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.7%6.8%6%
Age 65 to 749.1%9.6%8.6%
Age 75 to 845.5%6.2%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.4%2.5%2.3%
Mean Age40.640.939.3
Median Age424139

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

GradeUttlesfordEssexEngland
AB32.56%22.55%22.96%
C132.58%33.54%30.92%
C220.59%22.53%20.64%
DE14.27%21.39%25.49%

High Easter Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureUttlesfordEssexEngland
Owned34.1%34.7%30.6%
Mortgage37.5%36.7%32.8%
Shared1%0.6%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.5%7.9%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)4.2%6.4%8.3%
Private Rented11.5%11.4%15.4%
Other1.6%1.2%1.4%
Rent Free1.6%1.1%1.3%

High Easter Immigration Statistics

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

CountryUttlesfordEssexEngland
United Kingdom92.7%92.8%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.5%0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.7%2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU4%4.4%9.4%

High Easter Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in High Easter 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 High Easter is both lower than the average for Essex and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in High Easter than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitUttlesfordEssexEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.2%2.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.2%2.1%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)6.4%11.5%13.5%

High Easter General Health Statistics

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

HealthUttlesfordEssexEngland
Very Good52.55%47.13%47.17%
Good33.34%34.94%34.22%
Fair10.85%13.10%13.12%
Bad2.60%3.74%4.25%
Very Bad0.66%1.09%1.25%

High Easter Education Statistics

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

QualificationUttlesfordEssexEngland
No Qualifications17.7%23.9%22.5%
Level 113.9%16.1%13.3%
Level 217.2%17.2%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.3%3.8%3.6%
Level 312%11.6%12.4%
Level 431.9%23%27.4%
Other4%4.5%5.7%



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

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