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Gender - WC1N

MaleFemale
52.2%47.8%

This data from the 2011 Census provides data regarding the gender of residents in the WC1N postcode area, based on 2011 Administrative hierarchy, defining each person as either male or female.



Social Grade - WC1N

ABC1C2DE
34.8%48.6%5.9%10.7%

The social grade is the socio-economic classification used by the Market Research and Marketing Industries, most often in the analysis of spending habits and consumer attitudes. Originally developed by the National Readership Survey to classify their readership, they are used by many organisations and companies for market research.

Classifications for social grades are based on the occupation of the head of the household:

  • A - Upper Middle Class Higher administrative, managerial or professional
  • B - Middle Class Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional
  • C1 - Lower Middle Class Supervisory or clerical and junior management, administrative or professional
  • C2 - Skilled Working Class Skilled manual workers
  • D - Working Class Semi and unskilled manual workers
  • E - Non Working Casual or lowest grade workers, pensioners, and others who may rely on the welfare state for their income, including students.


Ethnic Groups - WC1N

Ethnic GroupPercentage
White English38.6%
White Irish2.6%
White Gypsy/Romany0%
White Other18.4%
Mixed White/Black Caribbean0.6%
Mixed White/Black African0.6%
Mixed White/Asian1.7%
Mixed Other1.7%
Indian4.6%
Pakistani1%
Bangladeshi4.7%
Chinese8.6%
Other Asian6%
Black African3.7%
Black Caribbean1.1%
Black Other1.9%
Arab1.7%
Other2.6%

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General Health - WC1N

Very GoodGoodFairBadVery Bad
55.6%30.2%9.6%3.4%1.2%

Population general health is a self-assessment of a person's general state of health. In the Cencus people were asked whether their health was very good, good, fair, bad or very bad, and is not based on a person's health over a specific period of time.


Deprivation - WC1N

No deprivation1 Dimension2 Dimensions3 Dimensions4 Dimensions
29.3%46.5%17.1%6.1%1%

Taken from the 2011 Census, these dimensions of deprivation used to classify households are indicators based on four selected characteristics. A household is deprived in a dimension if they meet one or more of the following conditions:

  • Employment Where any member of a household, who is not a full-time student, is either unemployed or long-term sick.
  • Education No person in the household has at least level 2 education, and no person aged 16-18 is a full time student.
  • Health & disability Any person in the household that has general health that is 'bad' or 'very bad', or has a long-term health problem.
  • Housing The household's accommodation is either overcrowded, with an occupancy rating -1 or less, or is in a shared dwelling, or has no central heating.

A household is deemed as being deprived in none, or one to four of these dimensions in any combination.


Religion - WC1N

ChristianBuddistHinduJewishMuslimSikhOtherNo religionNot stated
30.7%2.1%2.5%1.4%8.7%0.3%0.7%28%25.6%

Statistics are for a person's religion, and does not take into account whether each person was a practicing member of a religion. In the 2011 Census, this question was voluntary, and where no answer was provided the response was categorised as 'Not stated'.



Hours Worked - WC1N

Part Time
15hrs or less
Part Time
16-30 hrs
Full Time
31-48 hrs
Full Time
49+ hrs
11.1%12.5%54.7%21.6%

This table outlines the data for the number of hours that a person aged 16 or more in employment in the week before the cenus, worked in their main job, and includes paid and unpaid overtime.


Qualifications - WC1N

QualificationPercentage
No qualifications3.3%
1-4 O levels/CSE/GCSEs (any grades), Foundation Diploma11.5%
VQ Level 1, Foundation GNVQ, Basic Skills1.3%
5+ O level Passes/CSEs (Grade 1)/GCSEs (Grades A*-C), 1 A level/2-3 AS levels/VCEs, Higher Diploma20.1%
NVQ Level 2, Intermediate GNVQ, City and Guilds Craft, BTEC First/General Diploma, RSA Diploma1.9%
Apprenticeship0.5%
2+ A levels/VCEs, 4+ AS levels, Progression/Advanced Diploma20.4%
NVQ Level 3, Advanced GNVQ, City and Guilds Advanced Craft, ONC, OND, BTEC National1.4%
Degree (e.g. BA, BSc), Higher degree (e.g. MA, PhD, PGCE)17.4%
NVQ Level 4-5, HNC, HND, RSA Higher Diploma, BTEC Higher Level0.7%
Professional qualifications (e.g. teaching, nursing, accountancy)6.4%
Other vocational qualifications4.1%
Foreign qualifications10.9%

House Type - WC1N

DetachedSemi DetachedTerracedFlatFlatsBedsitCommercialCaravanShared
0.2%0.3%1.4%47.5%38.1%6.3%3.1%0%3.2%

This table refers to the type of accommodation used by an individual household, and include terraced, flats, detached and semi-detached properties. Each property is classed as 'shared' or 'unshared'. A property is shared if the household spaces it contains have the accommodation type 'part of a converted or shared house', or not all the rooms are behind a door that only the household can use, and there is at least one ofther such household space at the same address. Residential dwellings that do not meet these conditions are classed as 'unshared'.

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Number of Bedrooms - WC1N

NoneOne BedroomTwo BedroomsThree BedroomsFour BedroomsFive Bedrooms +
2.1%51.3%30.7%10.9%2.7%2.2%

This table indicates the number of bedrooms within a dwelling. A bedroom is defined as any room intented for use as a bedroom, or any other room converted into a bedroom. Bedsits and studio flats are counted as having one bedroom each.

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The geographical demographic data for WC1N has been extracted from the Office of National Statistics, responsible for the collection and publication of UK statistics relating to population, society and economy. (ONS)

Demographic statistics are derived from the 2011 Census, which was carried out to provide a detailed analysis of the population and its characteristics.

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