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

Penrhos General Health Statistics

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

HealthAngleseyWales
Very Good48.02%46.64%
Good30.55%31.12%
Fair15.11%14.62%
Bad4.89%5.82%
Very Bad1.43%1.81%

Penrhos Immigration Statistics

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

CountryAngleseyWales
United Kingdom96.5%94.5%
Rebublic of Ireland0.6%0.4%
Other EU Countries1.1%1.8%
Outside the EU1.8%3.3%

Penrhos Age Distribution Statistics

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

AgeAngleseyWales
Age 0 to 45.6%5.8%
Age 5 to 95%5.3%
Age 10 to145.4%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.5%3.7%
Age 18 to 247.5%9.7%
Age 25 to 295.2%6.1%
Age 30 to 4417.3%18.6%
Age 45 to 5920.3%19.9%
Age 60 to 647.8%6.7%
Age 65 to 7412.3%9.8%
Age 75 to 847.2%6.1%
Age 85 and over2.9%2.4%
Mean Age43.440.6
Median Age4541

Penrhos Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Penrhos and are from the UK Census of 2011. Penrhos 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. Penrhos also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Penrhos are better educated than the average Wales citizen.

QualificationAngleseyWales
No Qualifications24.2%25.9%
Level 112.7%13.3%
Level 216.2%15.7%
Apprenticeship4.7%3.9%
Level 311.9%12.3%
Level 426.1%24.5%
Other4.2%4.3%

Penrhos Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureAngleseyWales
Owned40.7%35.4%
Mortgage27.9%32%
Shared0.2%0.3%
Social Rented (Council)12.7%9.8%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)1.9%6.6%
Private Rented12.1%12.7%
Other2%1.5%
Rent Free2.4%1.6%

Penrhos Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

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

BenefitAngleseyWales
Jobseekers Allowance (only)4.7%3.6%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)2.7%3.3%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)16.7%17.4%

Penrhos 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.

GradeAngleseyWales
AB17.35%17.93%
C127.78%29.31%
C225.80%23.06%
DE29.07%29.69%


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

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