Information about the EC4V postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EC4V. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EC4V 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 13
Semi-Detached 6
Terraced 28
Flat (Purpose-Built) 925
Flat (Converted) 127
Residence in Commercial Building 204
Total 1303

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 144
Owned with Mortgage 119
Shared Ownership 11
Rented: From Council 36
Rented: Other Social 36
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 404
Rented: Other 52
Rent Free 72
Total 874

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 543
Two People 258
Three People 48
Four People 17
Five People 4
Six People 3
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 874

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 505
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 228
C2 - Skilled manual workers 33
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 32
Total 798

Gender Back to Top

Male 816
Female 571
Total 1387

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 20
5-7 17
8-9 7
10-14 37
15 3
16-17 5
18-19 21
20-24 167
25-29 264
30-44 408
45-59 259
60-64 83
65-74 64
75-84 25
85-89 4
90+ 3
Total 1387

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 770
Married 373
Divorced 94
Separated 29
Widowed 18
Same Sex 19
Total 1303

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 829
Good 443
Fair 86
Bad 22
Very Bad 7
Total 1387

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) 954
Apprenticeship 7
2+ A Levels 106
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 53
1-4 GCSEs 50
No GCSEs 44
Other 89
Total 1303

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 1159
Mixed Ethnicity 39
Indian 34
Pakistani 2
Chinese 63
Other Asian 43
Black African 17
Black Caribbean 6
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 21
Total 1387

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 728
Wales 26
Scotland 39
Northern Ireland 12
Republic of Ireland 24
European Union 187
Other 371
Total 1387

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 920
Republic of Ireland 40
Europe (including European Union) 220
African Countries 27
Middle East or Asia 85
North America or Caribbean 86
Central America 1
South America 20
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 58
None 14

Religion Back to Top

Christian 692
No Religion 466
Buddhist 14
Hindu 22
Jewish 16
Muslim 43
Sikh 5
Other Religion 6
Not Stated 123
Total 1387

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 746
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 47
Self Employed 225
Unemployed 32
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 113
Retired 49
Looking After Home or Family 19
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 20
Other 20
Total 1271

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 4
Manufacturing 14
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 13
RetailInc. Wholesale 46
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 14
Accommodation and Food 55
Information and Communication 81
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 263
Real Estate 9
Professional, Scientific and Technical 302
Administration 26
Public Administration and Defence 32
Education 66
HealthInc. Social Work 46
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 72
Total 1044