Information about the EN6 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EN6. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EN6 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 4096
Semi-Detached 5627
Terraced 1749
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1986
Flat (Converted) 156
Residence in Commercial Building 209
Caravan/Park/Temporary 19
Total 13842

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 5591
Owned with Mortgage 4719
Shared Ownership 54
Rented: From Council 309
Rented: Other Social 1108
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1219
Rented: Other 136
Rent Free 174
Total 13310

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 3502
Two People 4689
Three People 2012
Four People 2104
Five People 750
Six People 203
Seven People 37
8+ People 13
Total 13310

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 2621
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 3308
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1581
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1312
Total 8822

Gender Back to Top

Male 15773
Female 17478
Total 33251

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 1542
5-7 996
8-9 732
10-14 2061
15 481
16-17 958
18-19 716
20-24 2194
25-29 1636
30-44 5617
45-59 7119
60-64 2232
65-74 3313
75-84 2536
85-89 757
90+ 361
Total 33251

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 8289
Married 14409
Divorced 1957
Separated 561
Widowed 2196
Same Sex 27
Total 27439

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 16628
Good 11218
Fair 4059
Bad 1037
Very Bad 309
Total 33251

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) 8344
Apprenticeship 882
2+ A Levels 3335
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 4526
1-4 GCSEs 3652
No GCSEs 5337
Other 1363
Total 27439

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 29471
Mixed Ethnicity 788
Indian 910
Pakistani 140
Bangladeshi 124
Chinese 267
Other Asian 498
Black African 499
Black Caribbean 176
Other Black/African/Caribbean 77
Other 301
Total 33251

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 27997
Wales 239
Scotland 374
Northern Ireland 97
Republic of Ireland 442
European Union 1404
Other 2698
Total 33251

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 28185
Republic of Ireland 504
Europe (including European Union) 1140
African Countries 381
Middle East or Asia 445
North America or Caribbean 195
Central America 1
South America 31
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 123
None 2853

Religion Back to Top

Christian 21247
No Religion 6554
Buddhist 193
Hindu 626
Jewish 1040
Muslim 836
Sikh 51
Other Religion 246
Not Stated 2458
Total 33251

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 8553
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 3161
Self Employed 3345
Unemployed 713
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2572
Retired 3506
Looking After Home or Family 1043
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 508
Other 384
Total 23785

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 62
Mining/Quarrying 7
Manufacturing 701
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 86
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 59
Construction 1433
RetailInc. Wholesale 2480
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 703
Accommodation and Food 610
Information and Communication 776
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1044
Real Estate 407
Professional, Scientific and Technical 1449
Administration 712
Public Administration and Defence 760
Education 1883
HealthInc. Social Work 1506
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 925
Total 15603