Information about the NP25 postcode district

About the Demographic Information

This page combines information for all postcodes within the postcode district NP25. The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about NP25 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 3862
Semi-Detached 1783
Terraced 999
Flat (Purpose-Built) 666
Flat (Converted) 156
Residence in Commercial Building 99
Caravan/Park/Temporary 50
Total 7615

Housing Tenure Back to Top

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 3048
Owned with Mortgage 2237
Shared Ownership 35
Rented: From Council 196
Rented: Other Social 742
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 700
Rented: Other 103
Rent Free 125
Total 7186

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 2029
Two People 2771
Three People 1043
Four People 886
Five People 319
Six People 107
Seven People 16
8+ People 15
Total 7186

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 1513
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 1277
C2 - Skilled manual workers 1026
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 988
Total 4804

Gender Back to Top

Male 8477
Female 8815
Total 17292

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
0-4 852
5-7 540
8-9 377
10-14 1169
15 258
16-17 563
18-19 376
20-24 678
25-29 645
30-44 2770
45-59 3902
60-64 1362
65-74 1993
75-84 1209
85-89 382
90+ 216
Total 17292

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 3572
Married 7729
Divorced 1331
Separated 351
Widowed 1080
Same Sex 33
Total 14096

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 8163
Good 5794
Fair 2370
Bad 725
Very Bad 240
Total 17292

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) 5057
Apprenticeship 412
2+ A Levels 1472
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 2154
1-4 GCSEs 1632
No GCSEs 2888
Other 481
Total 14096

Welsh Language

Welsh Language
Speak Welsh 1462
Other Skills e.g. Some listening comprehension, reading or writing 1649
No Welsh Skills 14181
Total 17292

Ethnic Group

Ethnic Group
White 16911
Mixed Ethnicity 118
Indian 42
Pakistani 7
Bangladeshi 28
Chinese 81
Other Asian 66
Black African 16
Black Caribbean 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 2
Other 20
Total 17292

Country of Birth Back to Top

Country of Birth
England 8684
Wales 7337
Scotland 250
Northern Ireland 56
Republic of Ireland 67
European Union 303
Other 595
Total 17292

Passport(s) Held Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports.

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 13592
Republic of Ireland 69
Europe (including European Union) 177
African Countries 15
Middle East or Asia 96
North America or Caribbean 71
Central America 0
South America 3
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 68
None 3327

Religion Back to Top

Christian 10665
No Religion 4787
Buddhist 61
Hindu 23
Jewish 23
Muslim 52
Sikh 17
Other Religion 89
Not Stated 1575
Total 17292

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 4125
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 1701
Self Employed 1979
Unemployed 336
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 903
Retired 2136
Looking After Home or Family 470
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 422
Other 217
Total 12289

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 338
Mining/Quarrying 11
Manufacturing 756
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 19
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 73
Construction 640
RetailInc. Wholesale 1201
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 214
Accommodation and Food 447
Information and Communication 285
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 209
Real Estate 142
Professional, Scientific and Technical 625
Administration 282
Public Administration and Defence 452
Education 1029
HealthInc. Social Work 919
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 402
Total 8044