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Population Characteristics

Total Population

  Ward  Newcastle 

Population: Percentage of the City

3.5

Total

8,981

259,536

 

Population Structure

Age 

Ward  Ward
Newcastle

Total

10,851

100.0

100.0

Under 16

1,549

17.2

18.8

16-24

1,112

12.4

15.4

25-44

2,865

31.9

28.7

45-64

1,930

21.5

21.2

65-74

646

7.2

8.4

75+

882

9.8

7.6

 

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Cultural Characteristics

Ethnicity

  Ward  Ward
Newcastle

Total

8,975 100.0 100.0

White

8,368 93.2 93.1

Ethnic Minority

607 6.8 6.9
       

Afro/Caribbean

58 0.6 0.4

South Asian

282 3.1 4.4

Chinese

55 0.6 0.7

Other/Mixed

212 2.4 1.4

 

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Health

Health

 Health Ward  Ward
%
 Newcastle
%

Carers 50 hours or more

145 1.6 2.5

Limiting long-term illness

1,539 17.1 21.6

Poor Health

759 8.5 11.8

Carers

874 9.7 10.1

 

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Employment

Economic Activity

Economic Activity (Aged 16-74)   Ward Ward
Newcastle

Total

6,552 - -

Economically Active

4,438 67.7 58.5

In Work

4,036 90.9 85.5

Unemployed

171 3.9 8.0

Full-time Students

231 5.2 6.5

Never worked and long-term unemployment

71 1.1 2.4

 

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Housing

Household Spaces

  Ward  Ward
Newcastle  Newcastle

Total

4,118 100.0 117,694 100.0

Occupied

3,938 95.6 111,243 94.5

Vacant

167 4.1 6,209 5.3

Second Homes

13 0.3 242 0.2

 

Dwelling Type

  Ward  Ward 
Newcastle

Total

 4,122 100.0 100.0

Detached

170  4.1 7.5

Semi-detached

 1,404 34.1 34.7

Terraced

 1,304 31.6 27.4

Flats

 1,244 30.2 30.3

Other

 0 0.0 0.0

 

Amenities

  Ward Ward
%
Newcastle
%

With sole use of bath/shower and inside toilet

3,933 99.9 99.8

With central heating

3,756 95.3 95.6

 

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Households

Tenure

  Ward  Ward
Newcastle

Total

3,939 100.0 100.0

Owner Occupied

2,910 73.9 53.3

Local Authority

449 11.4 28.0

Housing Association

68 1.7 5.5

Private

364 9.2 10.7

Other/Missing

148 3.8 2.6

 

Car Ownership

  Ward Ward
%
Newcastle
%

Total

3,942 100.0 100.0

None

1,242 31.5 45.2

One

1,816 46.1 39.3

Two or more

884 22.4 15.4

 

Household Compostion

  Ward Ward
%
Newcastle
%

Total

3,925 100.0 100.0

Lone Parent Family

141 3.6 7.1

Other households with children

838 21.4 19.8

One adult (non-pensioner)

663 16.9 18.9

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

1,270 32.4 30.0

One pensioner only

707 18.0 16.2

Two or more pensioners only

306 7.8 8.0

Page last updated: 14 August, 2013