Information about the EH19 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EH19. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EH19 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 1131
Semi-Detached 1774
Terraced 1923
Flat (Purpose-Built) 942
Flat (Converted) 10
Residence in Commercial Building 24
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 5805

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 1546
Owned with Mortgage 2403
Shared Ownership 19
Rented: From Council 1116
Rented: Other Social 214
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 296
Rented: Other 60
Rent Free 59
Total 5713

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 1424
Two People 2020
Three People 1044
Four People 895
Five People 253
Six People 60
Seven People 14
8+ People 3
Total 5713

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 658
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1442
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1068
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1034
Total 4202

Gender Back to Top

Male 6693
Female 7342
Total 14035

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
0-4 831
5-7 507
8-9 338
10-14 911
15 161
16-17 364
18-19 371
20-24 804
25-29 740
30-44 2800
45-59 2986
60-64 923
65-74 1304
75-84 738
85-89 183
90+ 74
Total 14035

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 3318
Married 5873
Divorced 899
Separated 348
Widowed 842
Same Sex 7
Total 11287

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 7651
Good 4146
Fair 1570
Bad 499
Very Bad 169
Total 14035

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) 2170
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 1026
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 1800
1-4 GCSEs 3109
No GCSEs 3182
Total 11287

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 13691
Mixed Ethnicity 21
Indian 55
Pakistani 150
Bangladeshi 21
Chinese 14
Other Asian 46
Black African 16
Black Caribbean 4
Other Black/African/Caribbean 6
Other 3
Total 14027

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 693
Wales 36
Scotland 12746
Northern Ireland 58
Republic of Ireland 48
European Union 165
Other 289
Total 14035

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 1544
Other Christian 5552
No Religion 5849
Buddhist 16
Hindu 18
Jewish 1
Muslim 189
Sikh 2
Other Religion 20
Not Stated 844
Total 14,035

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 4458
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 1602
Self Employed 717
Unemployed 372
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 643
Retired 1611
Looking After Home or Family 334
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 419
Other 136
Total 10292

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 28
Mining/Quarrying 24
Manufacturing 361
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 53
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 51
Construction 657
RetailInc. Wholesale 1076
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 389
Accommodation and Food 270
Information and Communication 129
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 701
Real Estate 64
Professional, Scientific and Technical 282
Administration 284
Public Administration and Defence 603
Education 521
HealthInc. Social Work 1151
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 375
Total 7019