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

Marton Moss Side Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

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

TenureBlackpoolEngland
Owned30%30.6%
Mortgage31.6%32.8%
Shared0.4%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)7.5%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.4%8.3%
Private Rented24.2%15.4%
Other1.9%1.4%
Rent Free1.1%1.3%

Marton Moss Side Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Marton Moss Side 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 Marton Moss Side is both higher than the average for and higher than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe hard. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 25% higher in Marton Moss Side than the national average, suggesting that many people maybe under employed or on a low salary.

BenefitBlackpoolEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)5.7%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)5%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)25%13.5%

Marton Moss Side General Health Statistics

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

HealthBlackpoolEngland
Very Good39.84%47.17%
Good33.80%34.22%
Fair16.88%13.12%
Bad7.28%4.25%
Very Bad2.20%1.25%

Marton Moss Side 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. Marton Moss Side has 20% less Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeBlackpoolEngland
AB10.41%22.96%
C130.68%30.92%
C221.05%20.64%
DE37.86%25.49%

Marton Moss Side Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Marton Moss Side are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Marton Moss Side 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.

CountryBlackpoolEngland
United Kingdom94.6%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.7%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.4%3.7%
Outside the EU2.4%9.4%

Marton Moss Side Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Marton Moss Side as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Marton Moss Side is also older than the average, making Marton Moss Side a older persons location.

AgeBlackpoolEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.3%5.6%
Age 10 to145.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 248.5%9.4%
Age 25 to 296%6.9%
Age 30 to 4418.9%20.6%
Age 45 to 5920.5%19.4%
Age 60 to 646.6%6%
Age 65 to 7410.1%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.4%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.6%2.3%
Mean Age41.339.3
Median Age4239

Marton Moss Side Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Marton Moss Side and are from the UK Census of 2011. Marton Moss Side has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationBlackpoolEngland
No Qualifications31.3%22.5%
Level 115.5%13.3%
Level 217.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship4.2%3.6%
Level 311.6%12.4%
Level 415.5%27.4%
Other4.7%5.7%



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

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