Information about the CH60 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district CH60. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about CH60 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 3643
Semi-Detached 1781
Terraced 325
Flat (Purpose-Built) 528
Flat (Converted) 51
Residence in Commercial Building 73
Total 6401

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3270
Owned with Mortgage 2166
Shared Ownership 13
Rented: From Council 41
Rented: Other Social 95
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 479
Rented: Other 38
Rent Free 64
Total 6166

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 1713
Two People 2502
Three People 819
Four People 808
Five People 265
Six People 49
Seven People 7
8+ People 3
Total 6166

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 1668
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1119
C2 - Skilled manual workers 433
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 336
Total 3556

Gender Back to Top

Male 6796
Female 7488
Total 14284

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
0-4 582
5-7 425
8-9 298
10-14 821
15 189
16-17 337
18-19 234
20-24 485
25-29 434
30-44 2089
45-59 3119
60-64 1184
65-74 1994
75-84 1451
85-89 413
90+ 229
Total 14284

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 2376
Married 7374
Divorced 823
Separated 177
Widowed 1196
Same Sex 23
Total 11969

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 7480
Good 4542
Fair 1646
Bad 450
Very Bad 166
Total 14284

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) 5567
Apprenticeship 382
2+ A Levels 1211
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 1784
1-4 GCSEs 1100
No GCSEs 1549
Other 376
Total 11969

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 13905
Mixed Ethnicity 126
Indian 85
Pakistani 35
Bangladeshi 3
Chinese 42
Other Asian 33
Black African 16
Black Caribbean 6
Other Black/African/Caribbean 5
Other 28
Total 14284

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 12941
Wales 361
Scotland 244
Northern Ireland 87
Republic of Ireland 93
European Union 159
Other 399
Total 14284

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 12737
Republic of Ireland 95
Europe (including European Union) 126
African Countries 26
Middle East or Asia 50
North America or Caribbean 55
Central America 3
South America 6
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 31
None 1274

Religion Back to Top

Christian 10704
No Religion 2403
Buddhist 25
Hindu 60
Jewish 20
Muslim 73
Sikh 5
Other Religion 14
Not Stated 980
Total 14284

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 3376
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 1389
Self Employed 1195
Unemployed 236
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 662
Retired 2378
Looking After Home or Family 336
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 175
Other 129
Total 9876

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 25
Mining/Quarrying 6
Manufacturing 442
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 20
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 21
Construction 374
RetailInc. Wholesale 759
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 183
Accommodation and Food 264
Information and Communication 207
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 338
Real Estate 139
Professional, Scientific and Technical 676
Administration 198
Public Administration and Defence 420
Education 791
HealthInc. Social Work 1020
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 276
Total 6159