Information about the EH43 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EH43. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EH43 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 150
Semi-Detached 99
Terraced 64
Flat (Purpose-Built) 192
Flat (Converted) 23
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 529

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 153
Owned with Mortgage 150
Shared Ownership 1
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social 99
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 64
Rented: Other 12
Rent Free 16
Total 495

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 207
Two People 164
Three People 71
Four People 39
Five People 9
Six People 3
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 495

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 65
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 104
C2 - Skilled manual workers 94
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 110
Total 373

Gender Back to Top

Male 500
Female 486
Total 986

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 58
5-7 30
8-9 14
10-14 40
15 7
16-17 26
18-19 15
20-24 51
25-29 47
30-44 193
45-59 248
60-64 76
65-74 114
75-84 52
85-89 9
90+ 6
Total 986

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 253
Married 382
Divorced 109
Separated 29
Widowed 64
Same Sex 0
Total 837

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 549
Good 300
Fair 107
Bad 24
Very Bad 6
Total 986

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) 234
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 83
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 113
1-4 GCSEs 195
No GCSEs 212
Total 837

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 973
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Pakistani 2
Chinese 1
Other Asian 2
Black African 1
Total 984

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 164
Wales 4
Scotland 751
Northern Ireland 6
Republic of Ireland 4
European Union 29
Other 28
Total 986

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 60
Other Christian 400
No Religion 431
Buddhist 5
Hindu 0
Jewish 1
Muslim 6
Sikh 0
Other Religion 9
Not Stated 74
Total 986

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 282
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 115
Self Employed 121
Unemployed 36
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 33
Retired 135
Looking After Home or Family 23
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 18
Other 7
Total 770

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 30
Manufacturing 41
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 50
RetailInc. Wholesale 92
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 15
Accommodation and Food 32
Information and Communication 14
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 17
Real Estate 7
Professional, Scientific and Technical 28
Administration 21
Public Administration and Defence 27
Education 31
HealthInc. Social Work 84
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 37
Total 528