Information about the DD11 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district DD11. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about DD11 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 3075
Semi-Detached 2964
Terraced 3050
Flat (Purpose-Built) 4014
Flat (Converted) 274
Residence in Commercial Building 120
Caravan/Park/Temporary 98
Total 13595

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3724
Owned with Mortgage 3809
Shared Ownership 30
Rented: From Council 2275
Rented: Other Social 1528
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1305
Rented: Other 205
Rent Free 212
Total 13088

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 4459
Two People 4637
Three People 1902
Four People 1489
Five People 461
Six People 107
Seven People 22
8+ People 11
Total 13088

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 1052
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 2696
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2662
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 3043
Total 9453

Gender Back to Top

Male 14012
Female 14993
Total 29005

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 1573
5-7 925
8-9 623
10-14 1687
15 358
16-17 754
18-19 729
20-24 1715
25-29 1804
30-44 5384
45-59 5951
60-64 2068
65-74 2945
75-84 1847
85-89 447
90+ 195
Total 29005

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 7613
Married 11144
Divorced 2375
Separated 765
Widowed 1909
Same Sex 33
Total 23839

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 14784
Good 9280
Fair 3453
Bad 1115
Very Bad 373
Total 29005

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) 4453
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 2721
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3109
1-4 GCSEs 6198
No GCSEs 7358
Total 23839

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 28723
Mixed Ethnicity 47
Indian 29
Pakistani 55
Bangladeshi 2
Chinese 70
Other Asian 37
Black African 19
Black Caribbean 8
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 1
Total 28994

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 2640
Wales 124
Scotland 24731
Northern Ireland 135
Republic of Ireland 49
European Union 839
Other 487
Total 29005

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 1679
Other Christian 11965
No Religion 13212
Buddhist 46
Hindu 15
Jewish 2
Muslim 83
Sikh 2
Other Religion 91
Not Stated 1910
Total 29,005

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 7989
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 3095
Self Employed 1609
Unemployed 1190
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1481
Retired 3630
Looking After Home or Family 856
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1077
Other 423
Total 21350

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 580
Mining/Quarrying 376
Manufacturing 1483
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 61
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 121
Construction 1228
RetailInc. Wholesale 1937
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 527
Accommodation and Food 817
Information and Communication 154
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 192
Real Estate 110
Professional, Scientific and Technical 511
Administration 477
Public Administration and Defence 1022
Education 934
HealthInc. Social Work 2034
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 612
Total 13176