Information about the FK7 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district FK7. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about FK7 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 2810
Semi-Detached 4469
Terraced 3753
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2642
Flat (Converted) 159
Residence in Commercial Building 52
Caravan/Park/Temporary 15
Total 13900

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3515
Owned with Mortgage 5172
Shared Ownership 46
Rented: From Council 2959
Rented: Other Social 657
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 969
Rented: Other 158
Rent Free 181
Total 13657

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 4201
Two People 4603
Three People 2291
Four People 1844
Five People 564
Six People 114
Seven People 22
8+ People 18
Total 13657

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 1646
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 2999
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2462
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 3112
Total 10219

Gender Back to Top

Male 15239
Female 16467
Total 31706

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 1790
5-7 1106
8-9 670
10-14 1969
15 427
16-17 775
18-19 770
20-24 1885
25-29 2028
30-44 6526
45-59 6748
60-64 1929
65-74 2822
75-84 1749
85-89 339
90+ 173
Total 31706

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 8618
Married 12056
Divorced 2170
Separated 889
Widowed 1989
Same Sex 22
Total 25744

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 16431
Good 9325
Fair 4020
Bad 1512
Very Bad 418
Total 31706

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) 5648
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 2292
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3502
1-4 GCSEs 6828
No GCSEs 7474
Total 25744

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 31041
Mixed Ethnicity 80
Indian 81
Pakistani 156
Bangladeshi 3
Chinese 128
Other Asian 115
Black African 61
Black Caribbean 4
Other Black/African/Caribbean 10
Other 8
Total 31687

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 1997
Wales 90
Scotland 28178
Northern Ireland 195
Republic of Ireland 76
European Union 433
Other 737
Total 31706

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 5036
Other Christian 12832
No Religion 11369
Buddhist 50
Hindu 65
Jewish 14
Muslim 196
Sikh 27
Other Religion 68
Not Stated 2049
Total 31,706

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 9884
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 3387
Self Employed 1513
Unemployed 1145
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1536
Retired 3382
Looking After Home or Family 768
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1408
Other 460
Total 23483

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 331
Mining/Quarrying 65
Manufacturing 1041
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 85
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 157
Construction 1644
RetailInc. Wholesale 2547
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 686
Accommodation and Food 912
Information and Communication 280
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 777
Real Estate 131
Professional, Scientific and Technical 531
Administration 737
Public Administration and Defence 1237
Education 1186
HealthInc. Social Work 2265
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 707
Total 15319