Information about the DT11 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district DT11. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about DT11 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 5348
Semi-Detached 3737
Terraced 2751
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1022
Flat (Converted) 307
Residence in Commercial Building 153
Caravan/Park/Temporary 146
Total 13464

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 4564
Owned with Mortgage 3813
Shared Ownership 66
Rented: From Council 148
Rented: Other Social 1748
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1484
Rented: Other 646
Rent Free 306
Total 12775

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 3418
Two People 5178
Three People 1850
Four People 1623
Five People 521
Six People 149
Seven People 28
8+ People 8
Total 12775

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 2251
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 2735
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2186
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1691
Total 8863

Gender Back to Top

Male 16057
Female 15639
Total 31696

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 1773
5-7 1041
8-9 613
10-14 1991
15 480
16-17 1147
18-19 841
20-24 1636
25-29 1518
30-44 5676
45-59 6536
60-64 2367
65-74 3296
75-84 1982
85-89 515
90+ 284
Total 31696

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 6969
Married 14105
Divorced 2308
Separated 591
Widowed 1761
Same Sex 64
Total 25798

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 15789
Good 10780
Fair 3852
Bad 1015
Very Bad 260
Total 31696

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) 7413
Apprenticeship 951
2+ A Levels 3241
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 4685
1-4 GCSEs 3631
No GCSEs 4778
Other 1099
Total 25798

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 30792
Mixed Ethnicity 250
Indian 63
Pakistani 5
Bangladeshi 48
Chinese 51
Other Asian 352
Black African 46
Black Caribbean 33
Other Black/African/Caribbean 13
Other 43
Total 31696

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 28116
Wales 529
Scotland 587
Northern Ireland 180
Republic of Ireland 103
European Union 885
Other 1296
Total 31696

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 25124
Republic of Ireland 97
Europe (including European Union) 464
African Countries 72
Middle East or Asia 319
North America or Caribbean 139
Central America 1
South America 14
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 126
None 5632

Religion Back to Top

Christian 20536
No Religion 7981
Buddhist 160
Hindu 187
Jewish 29
Muslim 106
Sikh 5
Other Religion 167
Not Stated 2525
Total 31696

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 9196
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 3344
Self Employed 2873
Unemployed 616
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1522
Retired 3672
Looking After Home or Family 887
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 600
Other 307
Total 23017

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 599
Mining/Quarrying 24
Manufacturing 1445
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 29
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 130
Construction 1313
RetailInc. Wholesale 2009
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 472
Accommodation and Food 660
Information and Communication 355
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 350
Real Estate 288
Professional, Scientific and Technical 772
Administration 612
Public Administration and Defence 2419
Education 1975
HealthInc. Social Work 1567
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 764
Total 15783