Lavant Ward is made up of the following parishes:
Key Demographic Information for Lavant Ward:
(Source: 2001 Census Data)
- There are 818 households in Lavant Ward with an average household size of 2.4 people.
- The percentage of dwellings which are semi detached in Lavant Ward is almost twice the average for the District. The percentage of flats in Lavant Ward is significantly lower than the average.
- Housing ownership (outright, with a mortgage or with shared ownership) is lower in Lavant Ward than the level for Chichester District, West Sussex, the South East and England. 22.6% of properties in Lavant Ward are rented from a local authority or social landlord. This is significantly higher than the level for Chichester District, West Sussex, the South East and England.
- 4.9% of people in Lavant Ward are living rent-free. This is noticeably higher than the level for Chichester District, West Sussex, the South East and England.
29 Lavant Ward households responded to the Place Survey questionnaire, 2.1% of the total questionnaires received. Based on the 2001 Census, a sample consistent with the ward's proportion of the District population and, therefore, a representative sample for Lavant Ward would have been 1.9%. Lavant Ward is, therefore, slightly over-represented.
The response rate for Lavant Ward was 50.9%. This is above the overall response rate of 45.7% and among the highest response rates in the District.