<<Individual Ward Information

Population
Culture
Health
Employment
Housing
Households

Population Characteristics

Total Population
  Ward   Newcastle

% of City

4.4  

Total

11,339 259,536

 

Population Structure
 Age Ward   Ward %  Newcastle %

16-24

1,266 11.2 15.4

25-44

 3,306  29.2 28.7

45-64

 2,623  23.1 21.2

65-74

916 8.1 8.4

75+

844 7.4 7.6

Total

 11,340 100 100

Under 16

2,385 21.0 18.8

 

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Cultural Characteristics

Ethnicity
 Ethnicity  Ward Ward %  Newcastle % 

Ethnic Minority

472 4.2 6.9
       

 Afro/Caribbean

49   0.4 0.4

 South Asian

260   2.3 4.4

 Chinese

40  0.4 0.7

 Other/Mixed

123 1.1 1.4

 Total

 11,369 100 100

White

10,897 95.9 93.1

 

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Health

Health
 Health Ward  Ward %   Newcastle %

Poor health

1,844 16.3 11.8

Carers 

1,145 10.1 10.1

Carers 50 hours or more 

391 3.4  2.5
Limiting long-term illness 3,136 27.7 21.6

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Employment

 

Economic Activity (aged 16-74)
   Ward  Ward % Newcastle % 

Economically active

4,321 53.2 58.5

In Work

3,551 82.2 85.5

Unemployed

585 13.5 8.0

Full-time students

185 4.3 6.5

Never worked and long-term unemployed

333 4.1 2.4

Total

8,124 - -

 

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Housing

Household Spaces
  Ward   Ward % Newcastle  Newcastle % 

Vacant

506 8.7 6,209 5.3

Second Homes

11 0.2 242 0.2

Total

5,794 100 117,694 100 

Occupied

5,277 91.1 111,243 94.5

 

Dwelling Type
   Ward Ward %   Newcastle %

Total

5,809 100 100

Detached

234 4.0 7.5

Semi-detached

1,170 20.1 34.7

Terraced

2,216 38.1 27.4

Flats

2,180 37.5 30.3

Other

9 0.2 0.0

 

Amenities
   Ward  Ward %  Newcastle %

Sole use of bath/shower
and inside toilet

5,253 99.5 99.8

With central heating

5,059 95.6 95.6

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Households

Tenure
   Ward  Ward % Newcastle % 

Total

5,282 100 100

Owner occupied

1,637 31.0 53.3

Local authority

2,882 54.5 28.0

Housing association

227 4.3 5.5

Private

406 7.7 10.7

Other / missing

130 2.5 2.6
Car Ownership
   Ward Ward %  Newcastle % 

Total

5,279 100 100

None

3,411 64.6 45.2

One

1,541 29.2 39.3

Two or more

327 6.2 15.4
Household Composition
   Ward Ward %   Newcastle %

Total

5,274 100 100

Lone parent family

586 11.1 7.1

Other households with children

887 16.8 19.8

One adult (non-pensioner)

1,302 24.7 18.9

Other households with adults (at least 1 non-pensioner)

1,342 25.4 30.0

One pensioner only

894 17.0 16.2

Two or more pensioners only

263 5.0 8.0

 

Page last updated: 14 August, 2013