Information about the CH43 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district CH43. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about CH43 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 3131
Semi-Detached 7611
Terraced 3737
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3127
Flat (Converted) 1551
Residence in Commercial Building 155
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 19313

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 5560
Owned with Mortgage 6176
Shared Ownership 123
Rented: From Council 1235
Rented: Other Social 2155
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2927
Rented: Other 177
Rent Free 190
Total 18543

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 6511
Two People 5954
Three People 2824
Four People 2188
Five People 724
Six People 260
Seven People 49
8+ People 33
Total 18543

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 2612
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 4061
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2641
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 4227
Total 13541

Gender Back to Top

Male 20367
Female 21865
Total 42232

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 2395
5-7 1395
8-9 891
10-14 2524
15 521
16-17 1148
18-19 946
20-24 2419
25-29 2422
30-44 8217
45-59 8726
60-64 2885
65-74 4159
75-84 2535
85-89 647
90+ 402
Total 42232

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 12520
Married 14604
Divorced 3584
Separated 967
Widowed 2780
Same Sex 51
Total 34506

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 19467
Good 13368
Fair 6060
Bad 2617
Very Bad 720
Total 42232

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) 8665
Apprenticeship 1440
2+ A Levels 4284
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 5838
1-4 GCSEs 4615
No GCSEs 8393
Other 1271
Total 34506

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 40675
Mixed Ethnicity 510
Indian 341
Pakistani 43
Bangladeshi 91
Chinese 306
Other Asian 129
Black African 37
Black Caribbean 22
Other Black/African/Caribbean 5
Other 73
Total 42232

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 39290
Wales 525
Scotland 424
Northern Ireland 192
Republic of Ireland 266
European Union 480
Other 1055
Total 42232

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 33816
Republic of Ireland 211
Europe (including European Union) 360
African Countries 72
Middle East or Asia 225
North America or Caribbean 74
Central America 1
South America 9
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 44
None 7619

Religion Back to Top

Christian 30189
No Religion 8596
Buddhist 133
Hindu 130
Jewish 42
Muslim 218
Sikh 62
Other Religion 90
Not Stated 2772
Total 42232

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 11082
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 4494
Self Employed 2367
Unemployed 1692
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2191
Retired 5024
Looking After Home or Family 1179
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 2210
Other 683
Total 30922

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 15
Mining/Quarrying 23
Manufacturing 1827
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 103
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 152
Construction 1358
RetailInc. Wholesale 2685
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 851
Accommodation and Food 821
Information and Communication 436
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 631
Real Estate 319
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1193
Administration 849
Public Administration and Defence 1395
Education 1809
HealthInc. Social Work 3145
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 903
Total 18515