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
Division profiles
Published maps
Creating e-mail notifications

About East Sussex

2021 Census
Focus on East Sussex
Pride of Place
Joint Strategic Needs & Asset Assessment (JSNAA)
Deprivation Atlas
Economic Updates
Young People in Education Training & Employment and NEET
COVID-19 statistics
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Welcome to East Sussex in Figures

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

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Archive Latest data

Population projections and Dependency ratio projections – updated with 2020-based projections
Household and workforce projections – updated with 2020-based projections
Disability and Limiting long-term illness projections – updated with 2020-based projections
Median and Lower quartile house prices – now with data for Q3 2021
Unemployed claimant data from the Claimant Count – updated for March 2022
Universal credit claimants – now with March 2022 data
Pension credit claimants – updated for August 2021
Economic activity and inactivity – now with data for Dec 2020-21
Qualifications of working age people – now with data for Dec 2020-21
Model-based unemployment – now with data for Dec 2020-21

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

The population of East Sussex is projected to increase to 605,250 by 2030, according to the latest dwelling-led, 2020-based population projections. This projection is likely to change once we have the results from the 2021 Census later this year.

The number of people with a disability in East Sussex is projected to rise to 113,800 by 2030, up 18% compared to 2020, according to the latest projections.

The median house price in the county rose to £330,000 in Q3 2021, 12% higher than a year previously.

There were 45,000 people claiming Universal Credit (14.2% of the working age population) in March 2022, of whom 16,000 were in work, 12,900 were searching for work, and 12,900 had no work requirements.