Information about the DA14 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district DA14. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about DA14 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 1116
Semi-Detached 3882
Terraced 1838
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3944
Flat (Converted) 376
Residence in Commercial Building 230
Caravan/Park/Temporary 109
Total 11495

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3774
Owned with Mortgage 3620
Shared Ownership 131
Rented: From Council 197
Rented: Other Social 1758
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1406
Rented: Other 113
Rent Free 99
Total 11098

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 3843
Two People 3519
Three People 1625
Four People 1415
Five People 494
Six People 148
Seven People 39
8+ People 15
Total 11098

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 1737
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 3005
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1487
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1383
Total 7612

Gender Back to Top

Gender
Male 12049
Female 13557
Total 25606

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 1504
5-7 799
8-9 525
10-14 1507
15 317
16-17 683
18-19 718
20-24 1746
25-29 1589
30-44 4850
45-59 4758
60-64 1492
65-74 2317
75-84 1906
85-89 560
90+ 335
Total 25606

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 7372
Married 9182
Divorced 1865
Separated 583
Widowed 1917
Same Sex 35
Total 20954

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.

Health
Very Good 11983
Good 8741
Fair 3474
Bad 1092
Very Bad 316
Total 25606

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) 5072
Apprenticeship 682
2+ A Levels 2598
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3532
1-4 GCSEs 3135
No GCSEs 4940
Other 995
Total 20954

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 22675
Mixed Ethnicity 607
Indian 442
Pakistani 128
Bangladeshi 216
Chinese 232
Other Asian 335
Black African 566
Black Caribbean 180
Other Black/African/Caribbean 71
Other 154
Total 25606

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 22335
Wales 176
Scotland 258
Northern Ireland 59
Republic of Ireland 248
European Union 623
Other 1907
Total 25606

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 21190
Republic of Ireland 228
Europe (including European Union) 632
African Countries 319
Middle East or Asia 347
North America or Caribbean 123
Central America 2
South America 21
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 88
None 3026

Religion Back to Top

Religion
Christian 16095
No Religion 6319
Buddhist 138
Hindu 288
Jewish 45
Muslim 743
Sikh 94
Other Religion 93
Not Stated 1791
Total 25606

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 7099
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 2274
Self Employed 1931
Unemployed 674
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1819
Retired 2609
Looking After Home or Family 808
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 583
Other 356
Total 18153

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 31
Mining/Quarrying 5
Manufacturing 478
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 51
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 68
Construction 1128
RetailInc. Wholesale 1610
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 542
Accommodation and Food 445
Information and Communication 574
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1082
Real Estate 211
Professional, Scientific and Technical 972
Administration 569
Public Administration and Defence 834
Education 1233
HealthInc. Social Work 1297
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 655
Total 11785