Information about the B63 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district B63. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about B63 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 2606
Semi-Detached 8473
Terraced 3202
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2340
Flat (Converted) 122
Residence in Commercial Building 103
Caravan/Park/Temporary 11
Total 16857

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 5866
Owned with Mortgage 5806
Shared Ownership 62
Rented: From Council 2145
Rented: Other Social 554
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1517
Rented: Other 132
Rent Free 255
Total 16337

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 4764
Two People 5798
Three People 2689
Four People 2093
Five People 670
Six People 219
Seven People 45
8+ People 59
Total 16337

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 2210
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 3680
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2794
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 2867
Total 11551

Gender Back to Top

Male 18864
Female 19661
Total 38525

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 2260
5-7 1283
8-9 803
10-14 2205
15 486
16-17 1035
18-19 866
20-24 2233
25-29 2365
30-44 7635
45-59 7666
60-64 2592
65-74 3795
75-84 2407
85-89 594
90+ 300
Total 38525

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 9764
Married 15839
Divorced 2738
Separated 761
Widowed 2348
Same Sex 38
Total 31488

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 16912
Good 13691
Fair 5641
Bad 1787
Very Bad 494
Total 38525

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) 6547
Apprenticeship 1122
2+ A Levels 3933
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 5306
1-4 GCSEs 4581
No GCSEs 8797
Other 1202
Total 31488

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 35141
Mixed Ethnicity 686
Indian 317
Pakistani 660
Bangladeshi 57
Chinese 104
Other Asian 181
Black African 163
Black Caribbean 162
Other Black/African/Caribbean 73
Other 981
Total 38525

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 36031
Wales 271
Scotland 198
Northern Ireland 71
Republic of Ireland 131
European Union 308
Other 1515
Total 38525

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 29415
Republic of Ireland 97
Europe (including European Union) 259
African Countries 95
Middle East or Asia 278
North America or Caribbean 62
Central America 1
South America 5
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 21
None 8401

Religion Back to Top

Christian 25126
No Religion 8692
Buddhist 71
Hindu 42
Jewish 11
Muslim 1769
Sikh 237
Other Religion 95
Not Stated 2482
Total 38525

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 11257
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 4158
Self Employed 2153
Unemployed 1389
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1896
Retired 4595
Looking After Home or Family 1139
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1075
Other 525
Total 28187

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 23
Mining/Quarrying 8
Manufacturing 2325
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 155
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 136
Construction 1558
RetailInc. Wholesale 3153
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 831
Accommodation and Food 758
Information and Communication 473
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 692
Real Estate 232
Professional, Scientific and Technical 952
Administration 786
Public Administration and Defence 1183
Education 1954
HealthInc. Social Work 2101
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 776
Total 18096