Information about the EH35 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EH35. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EH35 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 162
Semi-Detached 530
Terraced 273
Flat (Purpose-Built) 136
Flat (Converted) 19
Residence in Commercial Building 19
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 1140

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 312
Owned with Mortgage 340
Shared Ownership 4
Rented: From Council 274
Rented: Other Social 95
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 65
Rented: Other 11
Rent Free 17
Total 1118

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 338
Two People 413
Three People 176
Four People 149
Five People 36
Six People 5
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 1118

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 109
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 241
C2 - Skilled manual workers 253
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 182
Total 785

Gender Back to Top

Male 1235
Female 1270
Total 2505

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
0-4 163
5-7 85
8-9 49
10-14 136
15 28
16-17 57
18-19 45
20-24 128
25-29 107
30-44 531
45-59 527
60-64 166
65-74 278
75-84 163
85-89 27
90+ 15
Total 2505

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 589
Married 1030
Divorced 198
Separated 67
Widowed 158
Same Sex 2
Total 2044

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 1263
Good 787
Fair 316
Bad 107
Very Bad 32
Total 2505

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) 429
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 180
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 263
1-4 GCSEs 581
No GCSEs 591
Total 2044

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 2467
Mixed Ethnicity 12
Pakistani 7
Bangladeshi 2
Chinese 8
Other Asian 2
Black Caribbean 2
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 2502

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 206
Wales 4
Scotland 2209
Northern Ireland 8
Republic of Ireland 7
European Union 28
Other 43
Total 2505

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 145
Other Christian 1001
No Religion 1197
Buddhist 11
Hindu 0
Jewish 2
Muslim 10
Sikh 0
Other Religion 7
Not Stated 132
Total 2,505

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 715
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 280
Self Employed 186
Unemployed 94
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 92
Retired 304
Looking After Home or Family 58
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 88
Other 22
Total 1839

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 32
Mining/Quarrying 5
Manufacturing 62
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 5
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 7
Construction 145
RetailInc. Wholesale 167
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 49
Accommodation and Food 43
Information and Communication 29
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 69
Real Estate 11
Professional, Scientific and Technical 90
Administration 61
Public Administration and Defence 78
Education 82
HealthInc. Social Work 211
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 66
Total 1212