Information about the IV24 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district IV24. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about IV24 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 523
Semi-Detached 254
Terraced 43
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 7
Residence in Commercial Building 8
Caravan/Park/Temporary 6
Total 844

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 335
Owned with Mortgage 152
Shared Ownership 2
Rented: From Council 127
Rented: Other Social 8
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 70
Rented: Other 12
Rent Free 36
Total 742

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 263
Two People 284
Three People 91
Four People 72
Five People 24
Six People 7
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
Total 742

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 73
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 125
C2 - Skilled manual workers 160
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 107
Total 465

Gender Back to Top

Male 792
Female 778
Total 1570

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 69
5-7 41
8-9 30
10-14 89
15 18
16-17 34
18-19 35
20-24 49
25-29 58
30-44 214
45-59 416
60-64 126
65-74 215
75-84 138
85-89 31
90+ 7
Total 1570

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 348
Married 674
Divorced 115
Separated 56
Widowed 124
Same Sex 6
Total 1323

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 818
Good 465
Fair 210
Bad 57
Very Bad 20
Total 1570

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) 336
Apprenticeship 0
2+ A Levels 104
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 202
1-4 GCSEs 304
No GCSEs 377
Total 1323

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 1564
Mixed Ethnicity 1
Pakistani 1
Other Asian 1
Black Caribbean 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 1
Other 1
Total 1570

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 373
Wales 7
Scotland 1119
Northern Ireland 6
Republic of Ireland 5
European Union 31
Other 29
Total 1570

Religion Back to Top

Catholic 50
Other Christian 825
No Religion 531
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 3
Muslim 3
Sikh 0
Other Religion 8
Not Stated 149
Total 1,570

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 389
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 154
Self Employed 185
Unemployed 40
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 52
Retired 231
Looking After Home or Family 42
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 32
Other 22
Total 1147

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 85
Mining/Quarrying 5
Manufacturing 43
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 6
Construction 105
RetailInc. Wholesale 73
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 35
Accommodation and Food 50
Information and Communication 15
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 31
Professional, Scientific and Technical 28
Administration 34
Public Administration and Defence 30
Education 52
HealthInc. Social Work 101
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 38
Total 738