Information about the BT63 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district BT63. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about BT63 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 4928
Semi-Detached 2728
Terraced 1853
Flat (Purpose-Built) 259
Flat (Converted) 50
Residence in Commercial Building 26
Caravan/Park/Temporary 13
Total 9857

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3259
Owned with Mortgage 3806
Shared Ownership 68
Rented: From Council 591
Rented: Other Social 146
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1221
Rented: Other 114
Rent Free 195
Total 9400

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 2321
Two People 2903
Three People 1655
Four People 1554
Five People 693
Six People 202
Seven People 42
8+ People 30
Total 9400

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 1356
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 2084
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1707
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1975
Total 7122

Gender Back to Top

Male 12194
Female 12521
Total 24715

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 1778
5-7 962
8-9 615
10-14 1597
15 334
16-17 726
18-19 550
20-24 1552
25-29 1614
30-44 5238
45-59 4854
60-64 1405
65-74 1988
75-84 1115
85-89 269
90+ 118
Total 24715

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 5988
Married 10561
Divorced 1075
Separated 602
Widowed 1194
Same Sex 9
Total 19429

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 12197
Good 7864
Fair 3472
Bad 930
Very Bad 252
Total 24715

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) 5046
Apprenticeship 774
2+ A Levels 2236
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3023
1-4 GCSEs 2157
No GCSEs 5162
Other 1031
Total 19429

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 24034
Mixed Ethnicity 76
Indian 135
Pakistani 65
Bangladeshi 11
Chinese 143
Other Asian 162
Black African 42
Black Caribbean 3
Other Black/African/Caribbean 20
Other 24
Total 24715

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 846
Wales 38
Scotland 202
Northern Ireland 21717
Republic of Ireland 326
European Union 958
Other 628
Total 24715

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 17100
Republic of Ireland 2846
Europe (including European Union) 933
African Countries 39
Middle East or Asia 200
North America or Caribbean 46
Central America 0
South America 20
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 21
None 3958

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 6218
Other Christian 14385
Other Religion 245
No Religion 2459
Not Stated 1408
Total 24715

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 7259
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 2274
Self Employed 1694
Unemployed 591
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1543
Retired 2417
Looking After Home or Family 652
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1076
Other 421
Total 17927

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 245
Mining/Quarrying 20
Manufacturing 1770
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 46
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 71
Construction 903
RetailInc. Wholesale 2074
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 438
Accommodation and Food 512
Information and Communication 272
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 262
Real Estate 103
Professional, Scientific and Technical 513
Administration 438
Public Administration and Defence 799
Education 1055
HealthInc. Social Work 1773
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 407
Total 11701