Wealden District Council

Equality Monitoring Data - Strategic Sites Issues and Options Consultation Respondents - 2012

This page shows the equality monitoring data we've collected to help analyse access to services/participation rates for people with different protected characteristics from the Strategic Sites Issues and Options Consultation Participants.

The lists below show the breakdown of respondents by protected characteristic:

  • Race,
  • Age,
  • Gender,
  • Marital Status
  • Sexual orientation,
  • Religion and belief, and
  • Disability.

Distribution of race within respondents

15.3% of respondents provided their ethnic background, of these;

  • Any other white background: 0.9%
  • White British: 98.1%
  • Black or Black British: 0.9%

Distribution of age within respondents

15% of respondents provided their age, of these;

  • Age 20-29: 1.9%
  • Age 30-39: 13.5%
  • Age 40-49: 23.1%
  • Age 50-59: 19.2%
  • Age 60-69: 31.7%
  • Age 70-79: 8.7%
  • Age 80 and over: 1.9%

Distribution of gender within respondents

15% of respondents provided their gender, of these;

  • Female: 34.6%
  • Male: 65.4%

Distribution of marital status within respondents

14.7% of respondents provided their marital status, of these;

  • Single: 9.8%
  • Married: 77.5%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 2.9%
  • Partner or Cohabiting: 4.9%

Distribution of sexual orientation within respondents

14% of respondents provided their sexual orientation, of these;

  • Prefer not to say: 9.3%
  • Heterosexual: 90.7%

Distribution of religion and belief within respondents

14% of respondents provided their religion or belief, of these;

  • Buddhism: 1%
  • Christianity (All denominations): 68%
  • Jewish: 1%
  • Muslim: 1%
  • No religion or belief: 28%
  • Other: 1%

Distribution of disability within respondents

14.4% of respondents answered the question do you consider yourself to be disabled?

  • Not Disabled: 96%
  • Disabled: 4%
  • Of the 4 respondents who answered yes, 2 listed a physical impairment, 1 a hearing impairment and 1 a Long term illness or health condition