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)
View an interactive map of deprivation in East Sussex
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.

Are you new to ESiF?

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

ESiF training will take place on October 10th 2017 at the ESCC training centre in Eastbourne. Further details and joining instructions are available here.

Archive Latest data

Population estimates – district level data for 2016 added
Dependency ratios, Internal and International migration – 2016 data added
Life expectancy at birth and age 65 – now includes 2013-15 data
Recorded crime – updated with 2015 and 2016 data
Monthly private rents – new table
Gas and Electricity consumption – 2015 data added
Household waste – data for 2014-2016 now included
Traffic congestion – updated with 2015 data
Average speeds on A roads – new table
Claimant Count including JSA and Universal Credit – May 2017 data added to all tables
Some new and revised boundary maps have been published, including Transport for the South East (TfSE) area and Travel to Work Areas (TTWAs)

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

In June 2016, the population of East Sussex increased to 547,800, 7% more than a decade ago. Internal migration from within the UK is the main driver for the rising population in the county.

Life expectancy in the county is slightly above the average for the country as a whole at 84.0 years for females and 80.1 years for males.

In 2016 it cost an average of 779 per month to rent a home privately in East Sussex. A three-bedroom family home cost 962 a month.

In the county we collect 450kg of household waste per head, which is 68kg per head less than 10 years ago. The amount recycled continues to rise.