Information about the CH28 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district CH28. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about CH28 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 58
Semi-Detached 125
Terraced 27
Flat (Purpose-Built) 53
Flat (Converted) 3
Residence in Commercial Building 31
Total 297

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 97
Owned with Mortgage 68
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 13
Rented: Other Social 57
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 32
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 6
Total 275

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 109
Two People 91
Three People 38
Four People 24
Five People 9
Six People 4
Seven People 0
8+ People 0
Total 275

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 23
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 50
C2 - Skilled manual workers 25
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 60
Total 158

Gender Back to Top

Male 272
Female 326
Total 598

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 32
5-7 16
8-9 4
10-14 28
15 7
16-17 19
18-19 16
20-24 28
25-29 25
30-44 74
45-59 127
60-64 56
65-74 59
75-84 63
85-89 28
90+ 16
Total 598

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 146
Married 217
Divorced 61
Separated 8
Widowed 79
Same Sex 0
Total 511

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 260
Good 164
Fair 117
Bad 35
Very Bad 22
Total 598

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) 90
Apprenticeship 17
2+ A Levels 54
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 89
1-4 GCSEs 65
No GCSEs 176
Other 20
Total 511

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 596
Black Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 598

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 565
Wales 9
Scotland 5
Northern Ireland 6
Republic of Ireland 3
European Union 6
Other 4
Total 598

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 470
Republic of Ireland 5
Europe (including European Union) 3
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 120

Religion Back to Top

Christian 461
No Religion 110
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 26
Total 598

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 127
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 56
Self Employed 36
Unemployed 21
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 37
Retired 83
Looking After Home or Family 9
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 29
Other 6
Total 404

Employment Industry Back to Top

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

Employment Industry
Manufacturing 19
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 17
RetailInc. Wholesale 44
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 14
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 6
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 10
Administration 14
Public Administration and Defence 14
Education 19
HealthInc. Social Work 32
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 20
Total 228