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

Stockton-on-Teme Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

These figures on the claiming of benefits in Stockton-on-Teme 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 Stockton-on-Teme is both lower than the average for Worcestershire 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 Stockton-on-Teme than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.8%2.5%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.9%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.5%11.5%13.5%

Stockton-on-Teme 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. Stockton-on-Teme has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.

GradeMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
AB30.16%24.20%22.96%
C128.40%29.81%30.92%
C222.19%22.60%20.64%
DE19.25%23.39%25.49%

Stockton-on-Teme Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
Owned42.5%35.9%30.6%
Mortgage29.4%35%32.8%
Shared0.8%0.7%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)1.7%5.6%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)12.4%9.2%8.3%
Private Rented10.4%11.3%15.4%
Other1.2%1.1%1.4%
Rent Free1.7%1.2%1.3%

Stockton-on-Teme Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Stockton-on-Teme are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Stockton-on-Teme 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.

CountryMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
United Kingdom95%94.2%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.4%0.5%0.7%
Other EU Countries1.7%2.4%3.7%
Outside the EU2.9%2.9%9.4%

Stockton-on-Teme General Health Statistics

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

HealthMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
Very Good45.57%46.47%47.17%
Good35.07%34.87%34.22%
Fair14.06%13.50%13.12%
Bad3.94%3.99%4.25%
Very Bad1.36%1.16%1.25%

Stockton-on-Teme Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Stockton-on-Teme as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Stockton-on-Teme is also older than the Worcestershire average, making Stockton-on-Teme a older persons location.

AgeMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
Age 0 to 44.4%5.5%6.3%
Age 5 to 94.9%5.3%5.6%
Age 10 to146%5.7%5.8%
Age 15 to 174.3%3.7%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.3%7.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 293.9%5.5%6.9%
Age 30 to 4416%19.2%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.8%20.8%19.4%
Age 60 to 648.2%7.2%6%
Age 65 to 7412.4%10.4%8.6%
Age 75 to 848%6.3%5.5%
Age 85 and over3.6%2.6%2.3%
Mean Age44.941.839.3
Median Age474339

Stockton-on-Teme Education Statistics

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

QualificationMalvern HillsWorcestershireEngland
No Qualifications20.3%23%22.5%
Level 111.2%13.3%13.3%
Level 215.5%15.8%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.9%3.6%
Level 311.4%12.1%12.4%
Level 433.9%27.2%27.4%
Other3.9%4.6%5.7%



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

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