Aberdeen Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 190km2
  • Local Authorities Aberdeen City

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 -4.71 (4/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 68.32 (2/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 50.48 (29/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 379.03 (11/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 59,256.98 (8/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 57.26 (6/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 15.92 (15/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 16.53 (63/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 22.58 (6/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 21.96 (10/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 23.77 (44/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 15.15 (44/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 18,100 (14/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 11,680 (13/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 6,420 (17/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 24.36 (7/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 18.36 (30/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 57.28 (54/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 6.92 (38/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 115,080 (36/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 199,931.45 (28/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 6.12 (48/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 38.39 (60/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 17.09 (1/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 13.35 (21/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 25.04 (50/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) June 2018 2.02 (38/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 73.57 (34/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 134,500 (19/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 44,500 (25/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 3.02 (12/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) June 2018 2.08 (37/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 10.61 (17/62)
  • Population 2016 229,800 (42/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 179,000 (22/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 596.6 (9/63)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 52.6 (4/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 7.1 (38/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 5.8 (9/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.84 (41/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 12.94 (27/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 2.61 (1/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 59.16 (53/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 15.43 (7/63)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 0.37 (63/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 575.47 (50/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,512.96 (60/62)