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

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.

Are you new to ESiF?

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

We are in the process of organising two ESiF training sessions for 2018, one in spring and one in autumn. They will take place at St Marys House in Eastbourne; dates for these sessions will be published when confirmed. Contact ESiF to register an interest.

Archive Latest data

Universal Credit: data for People and households, for 2015-2017, has now been published on ESiF
Gross Disposable Household Income (GDHI): data for 1997-2015 is now available on ESiF
Energy consumption: data for 2015 added
Households who are on a housing waiting list and by size of dwelling required: updated for 2016
Homeless households accepted: 2017 data added
Dwelling stock by tenure: updated for 2016
Monthly private rents: 2017 data added
Birth and death rates, and natural change – a number of tables updated with 2016 data
Live births by mother’s country of birth – now with 2016 data
Electoral register: 2014 and 2015 data added
Estimated traffic flows: 2016 data added
Claimant Count including JSA and Universal Credit – September 2017 data added to all tables

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 September 2017 there were around 6,000 people claiming Universal Credit (UC) in the county, one third of whom were working. The full UC service has not yet been rolled out to all parts of the county.

Private rents continue to increase, with the average rent up 3.1% in 2017 but this was slower than the national increase of 3.9%.

85% of births in the county were to UK born mothers, compared to 72% in England and Wales, but overall, natural change in the county continues to be negative there are more deaths than births.

Total fuel consumption increased by 3.6% between 2014 and 2015, but is around 10% lower than in 2005.