Information about the EX14 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district EX14. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about EX14 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 4847
Semi-Detached 3271
Terraced 1956
Flat (Purpose-Built) 541
Flat (Converted) 163
Residence in Commercial Building 140
Caravan/Park/Temporary 96
Total 11014

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 4791
Owned with Mortgage 3149
Shared Ownership 42
Rented: From Council 637
Rented: Other Social 265
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1226
Rented: Other 151
Rent Free 181
Total 10442

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 3048
Two People 4268
Three People 1367
Four People 1206
Five People 405
Six People 124
Seven People 12
8+ People 12
Total 10442

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 1363
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1866
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1855
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1417
Total 6501

Gender Back to Top

Male 11426
Female 12198
Total 23624

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 1128
5-7 696
8-9 443
10-14 1228
15 272
16-17 554
18-19 437
20-24 1022
25-29 998
30-44 3911
45-59 4909
60-64 1939
65-74 3147
75-84 2046
85-89 618
90+ 276
Total 23624

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 4650
Married 11039
Divorced 1895
Separated 441
Widowed 1781
Same Sex 51
Total 19857

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 10430
Good 8600
Fair 3464
Bad 877
Very Bad 253
Total 23624

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) 5225
Apprenticeship 837
2+ A Levels 2271
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3412
1-4 GCSEs 2783
No GCSEs 4455
Other 874
Total 19857

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 23283
Mixed Ethnicity 164
Indian 39
Bangladeshi 8
Chinese 15
Other Asian 76
Black African 11
Black Caribbean 9
Other 19
Total 23624

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 21934
Wales 341
Scotland 254
Northern Ireland 77
Republic of Ireland 76
European Union 313
Other 629
Total 23624

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 18210
Republic of Ireland 62
Europe (including European Union) 185
African Countries 38
Middle East or Asia 91
North America or Caribbean 71
Central America 0
South America 5
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 84
None 5020

Religion Back to Top

Christian 15571
No Religion 5890
Buddhist 76
Hindu 11
Jewish 29
Muslim 36
Sikh 2
Other Religion 105
Not Stated 1904
Total 23624

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 5664
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 2678
Self Employed 2723
Unemployed 441
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 827
Retired 3395
Looking After Home or Family 564
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 426
Other 199
Total 16917

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 776
Mining/Quarrying 11
Manufacturing 841
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 96
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 110
Construction 1000
RetailInc. Wholesale 2059
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 522
Accommodation and Food 606
Information and Communication 254
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 251
Real Estate 163
Professional, Scientific and Technical 743
Administration 471
Public Administration and Defence 545
Education 937
HealthInc. Social Work 1383
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 627
Total 11395