Information about the FK14 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district FK14. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about FK14 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 1191
Semi-Detached 503
Terraced 146
Flat (Purpose-Built) 143
Flat (Converted) 44
Residence in Commercial Building 9
Caravan/Park/Temporary 21
Total 2057

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 893
Owned with Mortgage 691
Shared Ownership 7
Rented: From Council 135
Rented: Other Social 29
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 118
Rented: Other 13
Rent Free 36
Total 1922

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 506
Two People 748
Three People 301
Four People 251
Five People 91
Six People 21
Seven People 2
8+ People 2
Total 1922

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 561
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 346
C2 - Skilled manual workers 232
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 155
Total 1294

Gender Back to Top

Male 2232
Female 2375
Total 4607

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
0-4 180
5-7 144
8-9 114
10-14 341
15 70
16-17 178
18-19 105
20-24 107
25-29 105
30-44 748
45-59 1205
60-64 376
65-74 555
75-84 283
85-89 64
90+ 32
Total 4607

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 750
Married 2383
Divorced 234
Separated 87
Widowed 296
Same Sex 8
Total 3758

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 2739
Good 1277
Fair 446
Bad 114
Very Bad 31
Total 4607

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) 1727
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 328
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 538
1-4 GCSEs 628
No GCSEs 537
Total 3758

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 4530
Mixed Ethnicity 29
Indian 17
Pakistani 9
Chinese 4
Other Asian 8
Black African 1
Black Caribbean 5
Total 4603

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 947
Wales 42
Scotland 3282
Northern Ireland 41
Republic of Ireland 15
European Union 104
Other 176
Total 4607

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 271
Other Christian 2232
No Religion 1728
Buddhist 4
Hindu 2
Jewish 3
Muslim 13
Sikh 9
Other Religion 15
Not Stated 330
Total 4,607

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 1108
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 414
Self Employed 463
Unemployed 102
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 287
Retired 721
Looking After Home or Family 146
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 88
Other 50
Total 3379

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 66
Mining/Quarrying 23
Manufacturing 171
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 24
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 13
Construction 173
RetailInc. Wholesale 212
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 61
Accommodation and Food 117
Information and Communication 80
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 93
Real Estate 15
Professional, Scientific and Technical 161
Administration 58
Public Administration and Defence 133
Education 293
HealthInc. Social Work 275
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 96
Total 2064