Information about the G71 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district G71. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about G71 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 3098
Semi-Detached 2984
Terraced 3804
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2701
Flat (Converted) 156
Residence in Commercial Building 41
Caravan/Park/Temporary 17
Total 12801

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3400
Owned with Mortgage 5237
Shared Ownership 27
Rented: From Council 2210
Rented: Other Social 636
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 782
Rented: Other 89
Rent Free 109
Total 12490

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 3864
Two People 3995
Three People 2172
Four People 1756
Five People 570
Six People 93
Seven People 33
8+ People 7
Total 12490

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 1969
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 3091
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1819
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 2548
Total 9427

Gender Back to Top

Male 14030
Female 15286
Total 29316

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 1633
5-7 975
8-9 643
10-14 1749
15 361
16-17 792
18-19 738
20-24 1694
25-29 1711
30-44 5984
45-59 6634
60-64 1851
65-74 2575
75-84 1463
85-89 343
90+ 170
Total 29316

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 7776
Married 11778
Divorced 1711
Separated 773
Widowed 1887
Same Sex 30
Total 23955

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 15819
Good 8136
Fair 3586
Bad 1365
Very Bad 410
Total 29316

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) 5903
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 2347
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 3384
1-4 GCSEs 5421
No GCSEs 6900
Total 23955

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 28613
Mixed Ethnicity 72
Indian 122
Pakistani 234
Bangladeshi 8
Chinese 143
Other Asian 32
Black African 47
Black Caribbean 8
Other Black/African/Caribbean 15
Other 10
Total 29304

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 1045
Wales 45
Scotland 27277
Northern Ireland 103
Republic of Ireland 105
European Union 195
Other 546
Total 29316

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 10678
Other Christian 9822
No Religion 6721
Buddhist 27
Hindu 72
Jewish 17
Muslim 244
Sikh 36
Other Religion 28
Not Stated 1671
Total 29,316

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 9239
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 2816
Self Employed 1667
Unemployed 1045
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 1705
Retired 3259
Looking After Home or Family 726
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 1149
Other 373
Total 21979

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 47
Mining/Quarrying 51
Manufacturing 1430
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 354
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 77
Construction 1197
RetailInc. Wholesale 2333
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 860
Accommodation and Food 675
Information and Communication 450
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 795
Real Estate 191
Professional, Scientific and Technical 705
Administration 623
Public Administration and Defence 989
Education 1157
HealthInc. Social Work 1794
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 584
Total 14312