Esh Ward Vital Statistics



Population of Esh Ward



Age

Number

Percentage

Under 16

998

19.9%

16 to 19

231

4.6%

20 to 29

563

11.2%

30 to 59

2202

43.8%

60 to 74

637

12.7%

75 and over

392

7.8%

Total

5023

100

(Source: Census 2001: ONS)




Car or Van Ownership per Household



Households

Number

Percentage

Households with 0 cars or vans

662

31.63%

Households with 1 car or van

858

40.99%

Households with 2 cars or vans

476

22.74%

Households with 3 cars or vans

75

3.58%

Households with 4 + cars or vans

22

1.05%

(Source: Census 2001: ONS)



Total Number of households in Ward

Total Number of cars or vans in Ward

2093

2134

(Source: Census 2001: ONS)


Economic Activity All People Aged 16-74




Numbers

Percentage

Economically active: employees full time

1548

42.61%

Economically active: employees part-time

429

11.81%

Economically active: self-employed

214

5.89%

Economically active: unemployed

124

3.41%

Economically active: full-time student

73

2.01%

Economically inactive: retired

513

14.12%

Economically inactive: student

126

3.47%

Economically inactive: looking after home/family

212

5.84%

Economically inactive: permanently sick/disabled

313

8.62%

Economically inactive: other

81

2.23%

Total number of people aged 16 to 74

3633


(Source: Census 2001: ONS)




Health and Provision of Care




Numbers

Percentages

People with limiting long term illness

1142

22.74%

People of working age with limiting long term illness

517

16.70%

General health: people whose health was good

3214

63.99%

General health: people whose health was fairly good

1148

22.85%

(Source: Census 2001: ONS)



Travel to Work – People aged 16 to 74




Numbers

Percentage

People who work at or mainly from home

216

9.57%

Underground, metro, light rail, tram

3

0.13%

Train

17

0.75%

Bus, minibus, coach

220

9.74%

Motorcycle, scooter, moped

13

0.58%

Driving a car or van

1340

59.34%

Passenger in car or van

257

11.38%

Taxi or minicab

3

0.13%

Bicycle

13

0.58%

On foot

167

7.40%

Other

9

0.40%

Public transport users in households with car or van

165

68.75%

Public transport users in households without a car or van

74

30.83%

(Source: Census 2001: ONS)