Census 2021 data reveals how well-educated your area is

ABOUT a third of people in Conwy, Gwynedd and Anglesey hold a degree or a similar qualification, according to census 2021 data.

The data was published by data the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

The figures revealed the proportion of residents in England and Wales, aged 16 and over, with qualifications at Level 4 or above.

Level 4 or above covers a Higher National Certificate, Higher National Diploma, Bachelor’s degree or postgraduate qualifications.

The data revealed that on Anglesey, 32.3 per cent of people aged 16 and over had Level 4 or above qualifications. This was similar in Gwynedd (34.5 per cent) and Conwy (32.4 per cent).

In Denbighshire, the figure is slightly lower and is at 30.4 per cent. 

Here is list in full. The list is ranked by percentage, starting with the highest.

City of London 74.2%

Wandsworth 62.6%

Richmond upon Thames 60.4%

Kensington and Chelsea 59.5%

Westminster 57.7%

Hammersmith and Fulham 57.6%

Camden 57.3%

Islington 56.6%

Lambeth 56.3%

Cambridge 55.8%

Cambridge 55.8%

Southwark 54.9%

St Albans 53.0%

Hackney 52.4%

Elmbridge 52.1%

Kingston upon Thames 51.4%

Tower Hamlets 50.3%

Merton 50.0%

Lewisham 49.8%

Barnet 49.0%

Haringey 48.3%

Oxford 48.1%

South Cambridgeshire 47.8%

Waverley 46.6%

Wokingham 46.2%

Greenwich 45.7%

Rushcliffe 45.3%

Warwick 45.2%

Windsor and Maidenhead 45.0%

Harrow 45.0%

Winchester 44.9%

Woking 44.7%

Brighton and Hove 44.5%

Epsom and Ewell 44.3%

Ealing 44.3%

Guildford 44.1%

Vale of White Horse 44.0%

South Oxfordshire 43.6%

Waltham Forest 43.2%

Cheltenham 43.1%

Mole Valley 43.1%

Trafford 43.0%

Bromley 42.8%

Three Rivers 42.7%

Redbridge 42.4%

Bristol 42.1%

Hounslow 41.6%

North Hertfordshire 41.5%

Hart 41.4%

Watford 41.1%

Tunbridge Wells 41.1%

Buckinghamshire 41.0%

Croydon 41.0%

Reading 40.4%

Reigate and Banstead 40.2%

Newham 40.2%

Brent 40.0%

Cardiff 40.0%

South Hams 39.9%

Harrogate 39.9%

Bath and North East Somerset 39.8%

Cotswold 39.8%

Sutton 39.8%

Ribble Valley 39.7%

Hertsmere 39.6%

Stratford-on-Avon 39.5%

Monmouthshire 39.4%

Derbyshire Dales 39.2%

Surrey Heath 39.2%

York 38.8%

Malvern Hills 38.8%

Stroud 38.7%

East Hampshire 38.7%

Mid Sussex 38.7%

South Lakeland 38.6%

East Hertfordshire 38.6%

West Oxfordshire 38.3%

Rutland 37.9%

Isles of Scilly 37.9%

Dacorum 37.8%

Harborough 37.8%

Cheshire East 37.6%

Craven 37.6%

Manchester 37.6%

Stockport 37.6%

Hillingdon 37.5%

Tandridge 37.4%

Sevenoaks 37.3%

Welwyn Hatfield 37.3%

Vale of Glamorgan 37.3%

Chichester 37.2%

West Berkshire 37.0%

Horsham 37.0%

Uttlesford 36.6%

Hambleton 36.6%

Bromsgrove 36.6%

Enfield 36.3%

Tewkesbury 35.9%

Milton Keynes 35.8%

Cheshire West and Chester 35.7%

Test Valley 35.7%

Bracknell Forest 35.6%

High Peak 35.6%

Brentwood 35.4%

Solihull 35.4%

Runnymede 35.3%

Ceredigion 35.3%

Basingstoke and Deane 35.2%

Cherwell 35.1%

Stafford 35.1%

East Cambridgeshire 35.0%

Rugby 34.9%

Slough 34.8%

Lewes 34.8%

Bedford 34.7%

Exeter 34.7%

Leeds 34.7%

Newcastle upon Tyne 34.6%

Fylde 34.5%

Gwynedd 34.5%

Wiltshire 34.2%

Broxtowe 34.2%

West Devon 34.1%

Norwich 34.1%

Mendip 34.0%

North Somerset 33.9%

Chelmsford 33.9%

East Devon 33.8%

Chorley 33.8%

Worcester 33.7%

Lichfield 33.6%

Spelthorne 33.6%

Salford 33.5%

Huntingdonshire 33.4%

Fareham 33.4%

Sheffield 33.4%

Barking and Dagenham 33.3%

Central Bedfordshire 33.2%

Eastleigh 33.1%

Canterbury 33.1%

Warrington 33.0%

South Gloucestershire 33.0%

Ryedale 33.0%

Wychavon 33.0%

North Tyneside 32.9%

Teignbridge 32.8%

Richmondshire 32.8%

Swansea 32.8%

Herefordshire 32.7%

Eden 32.6%

Wealden 32.6%

Charnwood 32.6%

Shropshire 32.5%

Tonbridge and Malling 32.5%

Somerset West and Taunton 32.5%

Epping Forest 32.4%

Dartford 32.4%

Conwy 32.4%

Lancaster 32.3%

Bury 32.3%

Isle of Anglesey 32.3%

Colchester 32.2%

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole 32.1%

Selby 32.1%

South Ribble 32.0%

Oadby and Wigston 32.0%

South Norfolk 32.0%

Gedling 31.9%

Powys 31.9%

West Northamptonshire 31.8%

South Derbyshire 31.8%

Preston 31.7%

Worthing 31.7%

Southampton 31.6%

Bexley 31.6%

Dorset 31.5%

Wirral 31.5%

Carmarthenshire 31.3%

New Forest 31.2%

Pembrokeshire 31.2%

Melton 31.1%

Newport 31.0%

Calderdale 30.9%

Liverpool 30.8%

Northumberland 30.7%

Mid Devon 30.7%

Rossendale 30.7%

Cornwall 30.6%

Coventry 30.6%

East Riding of Yorkshire 30.5%

Blaby 30.5%

Denbighshire 30.4%

Ashford 30.1%

South Kesteven 30.1%

Portsmouth 30.0%

West Lancashire 30.0%

North West Leicestershire 30.0%

Mid Suffolk 30.0%

Bridgend 30.0%

Rother 29.9%

Maidstone 29.9%

North Kesteven 29.9%

Sefton 29.9%

Birmingham 29.9%

Kirklees 29.9%

Luton 29.8%

Eastbourne 29.8%

Rushmoor 29.8%

Derby 29.7%

South Somerset 29.6%

Stevenage 29.6%

Stockton-on-Tees 29.5%

Babergh 29.5%

Havering 29.5%

Hinckley and Bosworth 29.4%

South Staffordshire 29.4%

West Lindsey 29.3%

Flintshire 29.2%

Wrexham 29.1%

Darlington 29.0%

Newark and Sherwood 29.0%

Amber Valley 28.8%

Forest of Dean 28.8%

East Staffordshire 28.7%

Nottingham 28.6%

Hastings 28.6%

North Devon 28.5%

West Suffolk 28.5%

Allerdale 28.4%

Staffordshire Moorlands 28.4%

Wyre 28.3%

Newcastle-under-Lyme 28.0%

Gateshead 28.0%

Swindon 27.9%

Carlisle 27.9%

Adur 27.9%

North East Derbyshire 27.6%

East Suffolk 27.6%

Plymouth 27.5%

Scarborough 27.5%

Crawley 27.5%

Isle of Wight 27.4%

Gloucester 27.4%

Folkestone and Hythe 27.4%

Broadland 27.4%

Bolton 27.4%

Bradford 27.4%

Broxbourne 27.3%

Southend-on-Sea 27.2%

St. Helens 27.2%

Dover 27.0%

Blackburn with Darwen 26.8%

Leicester 26.8%

Chesterfield 26.8%

Torfaen 26.8%

County Durham 26.7%

North Northamptonshire 26.7%

Gravesham 26.7%

Rhondda Cynon Taf 26.7%

Havant 26.5%

Middlesbrough 26.4%

Lincoln 26.4%

Arun 26.4%

Rochdale 26.4%

Thanet 26.3%

Peterborough 26.2%

Thurrock 26.2%

Torridge 26.2%

North Norfolk 26.2%

Ipswich 26.2%

Wolverhampton 26.2%

Telford and Wrekin 26.1%

Sedgemoor 26.1%

Wyre Forest 26.1%

South Tyneside 26.1%

Copeland 26.0%

Erewash 25.9%

Redditch 25.9%

Braintree 25.8%

Wigan 25.8%

Neath Port Talbot 25.8%

Medway 25.6%

Bassetlaw 25.5%

Maldon 25.4%

Pendle 25.4%

Torbay 25.3%

Caerphilly 25.3%

Hyndburn 25.2%

Dudley 25.0%

Merthyr Tydfil 25.0%

Redcar and Cleveland 24.9%

Hartlepool 24.8%

Barrow-in-Furness 24.8%

Gosport 24.8%

North Warwickshire 24.8%

Basildon 24.6%

Oldham 24.6%

Sunderland 24.6%

Nuneaton and Bedworth 24.5%

Harlow 24.4%

Tameside 24.4%

Burnley 24.3%

Wakefield 24.3%

Halton 23.9%

North Lincolnshire 23.9%

Knowsley 23.8%

Swale 23.7%

Walsall 23.7%

Barnsley 23.4%

King’s Lynn and West Norfolk 23.3%

Breckland 23.1%

Rotherham 23.1%

Rochford 22.8%

Cannock Chase 22.7%

Doncaster 22.7%

Sandwell 22.7%

Blackpool 22.5%

Mansfield 22.1%

Tamworth 21.9%

Stoke-on-Trent 21.8%

Kingston upon Hull 21.7%

Bolsover 21.7%

North East Lincolnshire 21.6%

Ashfield 21.6%

Blaenau Gwent 21.6%

East Lindsey 21.5%

South Holland 20.1%

Tendring 19.9%

Fenland 19.0%

Boston 19.0%

Castle Point 18.5%

Great Yarmouth 18.2%

 

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