Information about the G4 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district G4. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about G4 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 26
Semi-Detached 40
Terraced 107
Flat (Purpose-Built) 5227
Flat (Converted) 82
Residence in Commercial Building 36
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 5519

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 688
Owned with Mortgage 819
Shared Ownership 53
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social 1937
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1661
Rented: Other 177
Rent Free 95
Total 5430

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 2749
Two People 1750
Three People 572
Four People 247
Five People 81
Six People 20
Seven People 6
8+ People 5
Total 5430

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 835
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 2031
C2 - Skilled manual workers 453
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 1077
Total 4396

Gender Back to Top

Male 6402
Female 6239
Total 12641

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
0-4 228
5-7 99
8-9 64
10-14 185
15 55
16-17 139
18-19 1941
20-24 3561
25-29 1535
30-44 1856
45-59 1340
60-64 356
65-74 667
75-84 461
85-89 120
90+ 34
Total 12641

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 8879
Married 1655
Divorced 642
Separated 269
Widowed 551
Same Sex 14
Total 12010

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 6874
Good 3569
Fair 1310
Bad 650
Very Bad 238
Total 12641

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) 3984
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 993
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3475
1-4 GCSEs 1324
No GCSEs 2234
Total 12010

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 9702
Mixed Ethnicity 106
Indian 381
Pakistani 470
Bangladeshi 24
Chinese 1054
Other Asian 247
Black African 335
Black Caribbean 21
Other Black/African/Caribbean 40
Other 31
Total 12411

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 1192
Wales 38
Scotland 7465
Northern Ireland 402
Republic of Ireland 154
European Union 746
Other 2644
Total 12641

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 2282
Other Christian 2706
No Religion 5177
Buddhist 222
Hindu 236
Jewish 27
Muslim 978
Sikh 81
Other Religion 60
Not Stated 872
Total 12,641

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 2388
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 586
Self Employed 356
Unemployed 427
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 5858
Retired 762
Looking After Home or Family 187
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 615
Other 216
Total 11395

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 17
Mining/Quarrying 4
Manufacturing 171
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 20
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 11
Construction 146
RetailInc. Wholesale 793
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 110
Accommodation and Food 877
Information and Communication 215
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 264
Real Estate 56
Professional, Scientific and Technical 323
Administration 230
Public Administration and Defence 203
Education 490
HealthInc. Social Work 484
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 327
Total 4741