Sandwell in Brief
Life Expectancy at birth in Sandwell is 77.1 years for males and 81.3 years for females. Compared to 79.6 for males and 83.1 for females in England.
(Fingertips PHE, 2015/17)
In March 2011, Sandwell had 127,072 dwellings and 121,498 occupied households spaces. 57% of households were in owner-occupation, 28% social rented and 12% rented from a private landlord.
In March 2011, 35% of Sandwell residents had no qualifications, compared to 29% in the West Midlands and 23% in England & Wales.