Information about the CV11 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district CV11. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about CV11 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 6089
Semi-Detached 4870
Terraced 4722
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2272
Flat (Converted) 340
Residence in Commercial Building 147
Caravan/Park/Temporary 36
Total 18476

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 6277
Owned with Mortgage 6431
Shared Ownership 86
Rented: From Council 1500
Rented: Other Social 762
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 2359
Rented: Other 365
Rent Free 158
Total 17938

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 5239
Two People 6178
Three People 2920
Four People 2435
Five People 819
Six People 270
Seven People 57
8+ People 20
Total 17938

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 2744
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 3909
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2904
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 3659
Total 13216

Gender Back to Top

Male 21394
Female 21720
Total 43114

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 2569
5-7 1373
8-9 884
10-14 2543
15 585
16-17 1203
18-19 1058
20-24 2823
25-29 2702
30-44 8493
45-59 8908
60-64 2716
65-74 3957
75-84 2432
85-89 604
90+ 264
Total 43114

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 10637
Married 18055
Divorced 3174
Separated 803
Widowed 2459
Same Sex 32
Total 35160

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 19861
Good 15089
Fair 5861
Bad 1767
Very Bad 536
Total 43114

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) 8262
Apprenticeship 1637
2+ A Levels 4312
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 5734
1-4 GCSEs 5088
No GCSEs 8291
Other 1836
Total 35160

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 37401
Mixed Ethnicity 493
Indian 3149
Pakistani 391
Bangladeshi 36
Chinese 122
Other Asian 967
Black African 165
Black Caribbean 107
Other Black/African/Caribbean 60
Other 223
Total 43114

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 37748
Wales 388
Scotland 599
Northern Ireland 128
Republic of Ireland 193
European Union 925
Other 3133
Total 43114

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 33030
Republic of Ireland 147
Europe (including European Union) 785
African Countries 171
Middle East or Asia 1083
North America or Caribbean 63
Central America 10
South America 8
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 57
None 7951

Religion Back to Top

Christian 26689
No Religion 9221
Buddhist 286
Hindu 856
Jewish 6
Muslim 2437
Sikh 717
Other Religion 183
Not Stated 2719
Total 43114

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 13398
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 4665
Self Employed 2366
Unemployed 1423
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2202
Retired 4800
Looking After Home or Family 1186
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1245
Other 575
Total 31860

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 78
Mining/Quarrying 35
Manufacturing 2724
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 151
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 144
Construction 1166
RetailInc. Wholesale 3929
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 1480
Accommodation and Food 914
Information and Communication 604
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 586
Real Estate 202
Professional, Scientific and Technical 949
Administration 860
Public Administration and Defence 1647
Education 2184
HealthInc. Social Work 2653
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 910
Total 21216