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

Knight's Hill Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Knight's Hill are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Knight's Hill has a lower level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a higher rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does have a significant immigrant population.

CountryLambethEngland
United Kingdom61.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland1.9%0.7%
Other EU Countries11.1%3.7%
Outside the EU25.8%9.4%

Knight's Hill Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Knight's Hill and are from the UK Census of 2011. Knight's Hill has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Knight's Hill also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Knight's Hill are better educated than the average England citizen.

QualificationLambethEngland
No Qualifications14.2%22.5%
Level 18.5%13.3%
Level 29.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship1.1%3.6%
Level 39.7%12.4%
Level 446.6%27.4%
Other10.1%5.7%

Knight's Hill Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Knight's Hill as a whole, is younger than the national average. The population of Knight's Hill is also older than the average, making Knight's Hill a older persons location.

AgeLambethEngland
Age 0 to 46.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to144.9%5.8%
Age 15 to 172.8%3.7%
Age 18 to 2410.6%9.4%
Age 25 to 2914.2%6.9%
Age 30 to 4428.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5915.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 643%6%
Age 65 to 744.2%8.6%
Age 75 to 842.5%5.5%
Age 85 and over0.9%2.3%
Mean Age33.739.3
Median Age3139

Knight's Hill General Health Statistics

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

HealthLambethEngland
Very Good52.90%47.17%
Good32.10%34.22%
Fair10.29%13.12%
Bad3.54%4.25%
Very Bad1.17%1.25%

Knight's Hill Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

Knight's Hill has a lower rate of home ownership (via a mortgage or owned outright) than the national average, which suggests that Knight's Hill is an economically deprived area.Since all home ownership is lower than the national average and all rented accommodation levels are higher than the national average, this also suggests an area of economic deprivation

TenureLambethEngland
Owned11.4%30.6%
Mortgage21.6%32.8%
Shared1.5%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)19.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)15.5%8.3%
Private Rented27.7%15.4%
Other1.6%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

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

GradeLambethEngland
AB32.12%22.96%
C132.90%30.92%
C212.84%20.64%
DE22.14%25.49%

Knight's Hill Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitLambethEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.4%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)14.2%13.5%


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

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