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Table 1 Percentage of males and females, for Leeds and national, for Education, housing, employment and marital status and relationships

From: Social determinants of male health: a case study of Leeds, UK

  Leeds National
Male Female Male Female
Mean ± SD (%) Mean ± SD (%) % %
Education
 Achieving a good level of development in the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile [EYFSP] * 45.6 ± 13.4 60.2 ± 13.0 52.0 69.0
 Achieve level 2+ key stage 1 reading * 80.1 ± 6.35 88.0 ± 6.87 86.0 92.0
 Achieve level 2+ key stage 1 writing * 75.1 ± 7.31 85.5 ± 7.30 80.0 90.0
 Pupils at the End of KS4 Achieving 5+ A*-C Including English and Mathematics * 52.4 ± 15.9 62.9 ± 15.2 55.7 65.7
 Adults (16–64) with no qualifications 16.1 ± 8.38 16.9 ± 8.82   
Housing
 Aged 16+ living alone 17.2 ± 6.30 17.6 ± 3.76   
 Living in council-owned high-rise flats* 62.4 ± 10.1 37.6 ± 10.1   
 Living in social housing (aged 16+) 17.7 ± 14.5 19.9 ± 15.2   
Employment
 Unemployed (aged 16+ exc FT students) * 5.80 ± 3.12 3.30 ± 1.92 4.9 3.1
 Long term unemployed (aged 16–64) * 2.70 ± 1.66 1.69 ± 1.05 2.2 1.7
 Never worked (aged 25+) * 2.48 ± 1.96 6.23 ± 5.94 2.1 5.7
 Employees and self-employed (aged 16+ years) working long hours - over 49 h * 9.87 ± 3.58 3.14 ± 1.46 8.5 2.2
 claiming Job Seekers Allowance * 4.19 ± 3.51 2.18 ± 1.92 2.7 1.6
 Economically inactive due to long-term disability or illness (aged 16+) 4.18 ± 2.32 3.69 ± 1.89 4.1 3.7
 Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) 5.88 ± 3.30 5.01 ± 2.67 5.4 4.6
 Attendance allowance (aged 65+ years) * 10.5 ± 3.65 16.8 ± 5.86 10.8 18.0
Marital status and relationships
 Single (aged 16–64 years) * 48.4 ± 13.5 42.8 ± 14.7 45.4 38.5
 Single (aged 30–49 years) * 39.1 ± 11.3 27.0 ± 7.82 35.4 27.6
 Lone parents (aged 16–74) * 0.85 ± 0.43 8.16 ± 4.32 0.8 7.2
 Divorced (aged 30–59 years) * 10.5 ± 2.28 13.7 ± 2.70 8.4 11.9
  1. * P < 0.01