Information about the AB45 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district AB45. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about AB45 is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. The figures are representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses.

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Housing Types

Housing Types
Detached 2522
Semi-Detached 1718
Terraced 751
Flat (Purpose-Built) 467
Flat (Converted) 82
Residence in Commercial Building 34
Caravan/Park/Temporary 15
Total 5589

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 2032
Owned with Mortgage 1343
Shared Ownership 13
Rented: From Council 855
Rented: Other Social 193
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 401
Rented: Other 71
Rent Free 119
Total 5027

Housing Occupancy Back to Top

This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 1621
Two People 1858
Three People 633
Four People 621
Five People 223
Six People 53
Seven People 7
8+ People 11
Total 5027

Social Grade

Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 432
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 766
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1248
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 951
Total 3397

Gender Back to Top

Male 5659
Female 5824
Total 11483

Age Groups Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.

Age Groups
0-4 594
5-7 326
8-9 239
10-14 672
15 127
16-17 281
18-19 248
20-24 572
25-29 521
30-44 1992
45-59 2487
60-64 966
65-74 1308
75-84 813
85-89 211
90+ 126
Total 11483

Relationship Status Back to Top

Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.

Relationship Status
Single 2498
Married 5123
Divorced 735
Separated 261
Widowed 890
Same Sex 18
Total 9525

Health Back to Top

Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.

Very Good 5711
Good 3720
Fair 1513
Bad 395
Very Bad 144
Total 11483

Education & Qualifications Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 2070
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 781
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 1168
1-4 GCSEs 2493
No GCSEs 3013
Total 9525

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 11358
Mixed Ethnicity 26
Indian 17
Pakistani 2
Bangladeshi 8
Chinese 24
Other Asian 26
Black African 4
Black Caribbean 7
Other Black/African/Caribbean 4
Other 4
Total 11480

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 1810
Wales 46
Scotland 8990
Northern Ireland 39
Republic of Ireland 16
European Union 353
Other 229
Total 11483

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 527
Other Christian 5405
No Religion 4477
Buddhist 18
Hindu 7
Jewish 2
Muslim 12
Sikh 5
Other Religion 40
Not Stated 990
Total 11,483

Economic Activity

Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 2968
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 1311
Self Employed 1061
Unemployed 264
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 457
Retired 1463
Looking After Home or Family 325
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 374
Other 152
Total 8375

Employment Industry Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 502
Mining/Quarrying 247
Manufacturing 544
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 15
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 49
Construction 549
RetailInc. Wholesale 726
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 246
Accommodation and Food 322
Information and Communication 38
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 38
Real Estate 48
Professional, Scientific and Technical 247
Administration 156
Public Administration and Defence 247
Education 400
HealthInc. Social Work 927
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 199
Total 5500