Information about the BT52 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district BT52. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about BT52 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 2919
Semi-Detached 2085
Terraced 2350
Flat (Purpose-Built) 775
Flat (Converted) 58
Residence in Commercial Building 29
Caravan/Park/Temporary 2
Total 8218

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 2250
Owned with Mortgage 2203
Shared Ownership 59
Rented: From Council 1289
Rented: Other Social 135
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1324
Rented: Other 141
Rent Free 236
Total 7637

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 2151
Two People 2486
Three People 1360
Four People 1045
Five People 440
Six People 115
Seven People 30
8+ People 10
Total 7637

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 831
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1605
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1183
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 2142
Total 5761

Gender Back to Top

Male 9377
Female 10173
Total 19550

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 1219
5-7 656
8-9 409
10-14 1245
15 261
16-17 554
18-19 964
20-24 1605
25-29 1162
30-44 3628
45-59 3907
60-64 1028
65-74 1603
75-84 939
85-89 256
90+ 114
Total 19550

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 6130
Married 6926
Divorced 1055
Separated 569
Widowed 1070
Same Sex 10
Total 15760

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 8879
Good 6647
Fair 3049
Bad 771
Very Bad 204
Total 19550

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) 3310
Apprenticeship 491
2+ A Levels 2229
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 2455
1-4 GCSEs 1871
No GCSEs 4757
Other 647
Total 15760

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 19112
Mixed Ethnicity 72
Indian 60
Pakistani 20
Bangladeshi 4
Chinese 131
Other Asian 70
Black African 38
Black Caribbean 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 8
Other 34
Total 19550

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 760
Wales 35
Scotland 240
Northern Ireland 17166
Republic of Ireland 312
European Union 566
Other 471
Total 19550

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 13146
Republic of Ireland 1532
Europe (including European Union) 423
African Countries 41
Middle East or Asia 154
North America or Caribbean 71
Central America 3
South America 7
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 35
None 4485

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 3738
Other Christian 11806
Other Religion 191
No Religion 2501
Not Stated 1314
Total 19550

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 4416
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 1977
Self Employed 1087
Unemployed 749
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2153
Retired 1882
Looking After Home or Family 719
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1022
Other 446
Total 14451

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 151
Mining/Quarrying 20
Manufacturing 754
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 21
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 34
Construction 443
RetailInc. Wholesale 1784
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 297
Accommodation and Food 701
Information and Communication 124
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 167
Real Estate 87
Professional, Scientific and Technical 322
Administration 325
Public Administration and Defence 576
Education 957
HealthInc. Social Work 1016
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 446
Total 8225