Information about the EC4P postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EC4P. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EC4P 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 21
Semi-Detached 9
Terraced 41
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1351
Flat (Converted) 176
Residence in Commercial Building 366
Total 1964

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 222
Owned with Mortgage 169
Shared Ownership 12
Rented: From Council 66
Rented: Other Social 40
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 644
Rented: Other 73
Rent Free 120
Total 1346

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 820
Two People 422
Three People 63
Four People 27
Five People 9
Six People 4
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 1346

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 739
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 382
C2 - Skilled manual workers 52
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 46
Total 1219

Gender Back to Top

Male 1280
Female 902
Total 2182

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 30
5-7 20
8-9 9
10-14 48
15 3
16-17 9
18-19 51
20-24 266
25-29 407
30-44 642
45-59 410
60-64 120
65-74 107
75-84 45
85-89 10
90+ 5
Total 2182

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 1253
Married 549
Divorced 146
Separated 46
Widowed 37
Same Sex 41
Total 2072

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 1328
Good 667
Fair 142
Bad 34
Very Bad 11
Total 2182

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) 1418
Apprenticeship 9
2+ A Levels 182
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 96
1-4 GCSEs 90
No GCSEs 103
Other 174
Total 2072

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 1774
Mixed Ethnicity 71
Indian 65
Pakistani 6
Bangladeshi 2
Chinese 112
Other Asian 73
Black African 19
Black Caribbean 14
Other Black/African/Caribbean 11
Other 35
Total 2182

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 1076
Wales 41
Scotland 56
Northern Ireland 22
Republic of Ireland 45
European Union 325
Other 617
Total 2182

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 1380
Republic of Ireland 63
Europe (including European Union) 377
African Countries 35
Middle East or Asia 145
North America or Caribbean 151
Central America 1
South America 23
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 97
None 40

Religion Back to Top

Christian 1066
No Religion 726
Buddhist 35
Hindu 46
Jewish 32
Muslim 52
Sikh 7
Other Religion 10
Not Stated 208
Total 2182

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 1101
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 74
Self Employed 336
Unemployed 46
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 248
Retired 91
Looking After Home or Family 31
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 39
Other 46
Total 2012

Employment Industry Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
Mining/Quarrying 5
Manufacturing 21
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 24
RetailInc. Wholesale 78
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 19
Accommodation and Food 113
Information and Communication 123
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 383
Real Estate 16
Professional, Scientific and Technical 432
Administration 49
Public Administration and Defence 44
Education 88
HealthInc. Social Work 64
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 111
Total 1572