Information about the G66 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district G66. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about G66 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 3979
Semi-Detached 5298
Terraced 3218
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3832
Flat (Converted) 207
Residence in Commercial Building 49
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 16584

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 5240
Owned with Mortgage 6541
Shared Ownership 41
Rented: From Council 2000
Rented: Other Social 1201
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 1026
Rented: Other 128
Rent Free 130
Total 16307

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 5060
Two People 5298
Three People 2677
Four People 2357
Five People 735
Six People 135
Seven People 26
8+ People 19
Total 16307

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 2442
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 4098
C2 - Skilled manual workers 2576
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 2734
Total 11850

Gender Back to Top

Male 18465
Female 19759
Total 38224

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 2011
5-7 1249
8-9 766
10-14 2201
15 531
16-17 1003
18-19 1035
20-24 2339
25-29 1920
30-44 6946
45-59 8824
60-64 2713
65-74 3738
75-84 2229
85-89 500
90+ 219
Total 38224

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 9862
Married 15784
Divorced 2328
Separated 1066
Widowed 2384
Same Sex 42
Total 31466

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 20559
Good 11108
Fair 4440
Bad 1660
Very Bad 457
Total 38224

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) 8873
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 3170
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 5094
1-4 GCSEs 7039
No GCSEs 7290
Total 31466

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 37474
Mixed Ethnicity 106
Indian 159
Pakistani 91
Bangladeshi 4
Chinese 183
Other Asian 79
Black African 54
Black Caribbean 20
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
Other 2
Total 38175

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 1874
Wales 85
Scotland 35002
Northern Ireland 172
Republic of Ireland 139
European Union 275
Other 677
Total 38224

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 9175
Other Christian 14995
No Religion 11140
Buddhist 36
Hindu 75
Jewish 10
Muslim 124
Sikh 76
Other Religion 73
Not Stated 2520
Total 38,224

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 11541
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 3801
Self Employed 2048
Unemployed 1303
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 2374
Retired 4787
Looking After Home or Family 904
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1374
Other 386
Total 28518

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 80
Mining/Quarrying 43
Manufacturing 1215
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 148
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 107
Construction 1641
RetailInc. Wholesale 2600
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 844
Accommodation and Food 747
Information and Communication 543
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 1116
Real Estate 232
Professional, Scientific and Technical 890
Administration 713
Public Administration and Defence 1339
Education 1751
HealthInc. Social Work 3411
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 813
Total 18233