East Sussex County Council

Data Themes

Access to services
Community strength and leadership
Community safety
Economy, jobs and prosperity
Education, learning and skills
Environment and climate change
Health and wellbeing

Ways to look at data

Tables, charts and maps
Area Profiles
Published maps

About East Sussex

2011 Census
Focus on East Sussex
Pride of Place
Joint Strategic Needs & Asset Assessment (JSNAA)
East Sussex County Council workforce characteristics
Young People in Education Training & Employment and NEET
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Welcome to East Sussex in Figures 4

East Sussex in Figures (ESiF) is a website that provides the latest statistics on the social, economic and demographic character of East Sussex and its communities.

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We hope you find ESiF useful. Please contact us if you have any comments, queries or suggestions.

ESiF training will take place in March 2017.. Further details and joining instructions are available here.

Archive Latest data

UK business counts: 2016 data now available
Employment: updated BRES data for 2015, by employment status, industry of employment and detailed data for creative industries and public/private sector
Employment by occupation – latest 2016 APS data added
Claimant Count including JSA and Universal Credit – August 2016 data added to all tables
Children living in poverty – 2014 data added
Children and families benefiting from tax credits – updated with 2015 data
Personal insolvencies – 2015 data added
Life expectancy at birth and at age 65 – 2012-14 data added
Household estimates – updated with 2014 data
Quarterly average house prices – 4 quarters data added (up to Q2 2016)
Total energy consumption, Gas and electricity consumption, Road transport energy consumption – 2014 data added
Carbon Dioxide emissions by sector – updated for 2013 and 2014
Transport activity tables including traffic flows, passenger and freight movements – 2015 data added
Licensed vehicles by type – 2015 data added
House price/earnings affordability ratios – 2015 data added.
Housing starts and completions – updated with 2016 data from the DCLG
Dwelling and Social housing stock – 2015 data added
Homeless households and households placed in temporary accommodation – revised table combining homeless households with those in temporary accommodation – 2016 data added

Area Profiles

Please select your area from the options below.
First enter the name of the area or a full postcode: e.g. Lewes or BN21 3AB

Then select the type of area you want a profile for:

Archive News

Life expectancy at birth continues to climb – for the period 2012-2014, a female born in the county could expect to live 84.1 years, higher than the national average  of 83.2 years..

In Q2 2016, the average price of a dwelling in the county was around £290,000.

Mortgage repossessions have fallen sharply over the last 5 years, but landlord repossessions have remained more or less stable over the same period.

In 2015 the median price of a house in East Sussex was £238,725, around £14,000 more than in 2014.