Information about the HR7 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district HR7. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about HR7 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 2139
Semi-Detached 1001
Terraced 699
Flat (Purpose-Built) 329
Flat (Converted) 128
Residence in Commercial Building 76
Caravan/Park/Temporary 81
Total 4453

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 1737
Owned with Mortgage 1125
Shared Ownership 27
Rented: From Council 55
Rented: Other Social 499
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 578
Rented: Other 70
Rent Free 87
Total 4178

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 1209
Two People 1675
Three People 593
Four People 484
Five People 168
Six People 32
Seven People 8
8+ People 9
Total 4178

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 578
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 689
C2 - Skilled manual workers 832
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 630
Total 2729

Gender Back to Top

Gender
Male 4810
Female 4857
Total 9667

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
0-4 418
5-7 248
8-9 196
10-14 514
15 99
16-17 245
18-19 207
20-24 474
25-29 460
30-44 1598
45-59 2124
60-64 846
65-74 1181
75-84 746
85-89 199
90+ 112
Total 9667

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 2225
Married 4409
Divorced 697
Separated 172
Widowed 677
Same Sex 12
Total 8192

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.

Health
Very Good 4246
Good 3387
Fair 1468
Bad 443
Very Bad 123
Total 9667

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) 2201
Apprenticeship 322
2+ A Levels 943
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 1249
1-4 GCSEs 1047
No GCSEs 2000
Other 430
Total 8192

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 9520
Mixed Ethnicity 62
Indian 22
Bangladeshi 4
Chinese 16
Other Asian 15
Black African 5
Black Caribbean 6
Other Black/African/Caribbean 6
Other 11
Total 9667

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 8699
Wales 280
Scotland 102
Northern Ireland 23
Republic of Ireland 45
European Union 322
Other 196
Total 9667

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 7048
Republic of Ireland 50
Europe (including European Union) 303
African Countries 16
Middle East or Asia 30
North America or Caribbean 27
Central America 0
South America 5
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 22
None 2208

Religion Back to Top

Religion
Christian 6710
No Religion 2058
Buddhist 20
Hindu 5
Jewish 6
Muslim 7
Sikh 9
Other Religion 31
Not Stated 821
Total 9667

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 2386
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 956
Self Employed 1283
Unemployed 220
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 418
Retired 1255
Looking After Home or Family 253
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 239
Other 125
Total 7135

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 372
Mining/Quarrying 4
Manufacturing 677
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 14
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 30
Construction 457
RetailInc. Wholesale 724
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 135
Accommodation and Food 215
Information and Communication 85
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 74
Real Estate 77
Professional, Scientific and Technical 278
Administration 216
Public Administration and Defence 215
Education 405
HealthInc. Social Work 591
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 201
Total 4770