Information about the CB25 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district CB25. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about CB25 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 3455
Semi-Detached 2386
Terraced 1578
Flat (Purpose-Built) 380
Flat (Converted) 86
Residence in Commercial Building 47
Caravan/Park/Temporary 147
Total 8079

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 2737
Owned with Mortgage 2604
Shared Ownership 88
Rented: From Council 357
Rented: Other Social 740
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 798
Rented: Other 307
Rent Free 161
Total 7792

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 2016
Two People 2844
Three People 1254
Four People 1223
Five People 352
Six People 76
Seven People 18
8+ People 9
Total 7792

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 1940
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1714
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1125
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 857
Total 5636

Gender Back to Top

Male 9767
Female 9715
Total 19482

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 1212
5-7 693
8-9 441
10-14 1107
15 234
16-17 439
18-19 389
20-24 1087
25-29 1179
30-44 4069
45-59 3938
60-64 1256
65-74 1705
75-84 1183
85-89 359
90+ 191
Total 19482

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 4437
Married 8583
Divorced 1311
Separated 363
Widowed 1065
Same Sex 36
Total 15795

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 9931
Good 6617
Fair 2176
Bad 594
Very Bad 164
Total 19482

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) 5523
Apprenticeship 754
2+ A Levels 1842
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 2402
1-4 GCSEs 1824
No GCSEs 2752
Other 698
Total 15795

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 18497
Mixed Ethnicity 288
Indian 98
Pakistani 20
Bangladeshi 22
Chinese 115
Other Asian 160
Black African 78
Black Caribbean 62
Other Black/African/Caribbean 40
Other 102
Total 19482

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 16972
Wales 230
Scotland 363
Northern Ireland 99
Republic of Ireland 77
European Union 621
Other 1120
Total 19482

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 15432
Republic of Ireland 106
Europe (including European Union) 544
African Countries 111
Middle East or Asia 182
North America or Caribbean 289
Central America 3
South America 15
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 140
None 2958

Religion Back to Top

Christian 11758
No Religion 5737
Buddhist 71
Hindu 62
Jewish 34
Muslim 119
Sikh 18
Other Religion 71
Not Stated 1612
Total 19482

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 6347
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 2118
Self Employed 1651
Unemployed 355
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 753
Retired 1821
Looking After Home or Family 503
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 309
Other 205
Total 14062

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 191
Mining/Quarrying 3
Manufacturing 876
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 20
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 65
Construction 789
RetailInc. Wholesale 1237
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 331
Accommodation and Food 396
Information and Communication 566
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 196
Real Estate 145
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1058
Administration 371
Public Administration and Defence 988
Education 1391
HealthInc. Social Work 1256
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 539
Total 10418