Aberdeen Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 190km2
  • Local Authorities Aberdeen City

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 0.38 (63/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 45.79 (6/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 47.31 (33/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 398.22 (7/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 62,771.66 (6/62)
  • 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 0-19 (%) 2011 20.1 (63/63)
  • Population Aged 20-29 (%) 2011 19.94 (4/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2011 20.92 (20/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2011 24.67 (31/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2011 14.38 (42/63)

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 2016 7.43 (29/62)
  • Housing stock 2015 114,234 (36/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 202,731.82 (25/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 6.23 (48/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 36.39 (55/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 19.91 (2/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 13.91 (19/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 23.56 (52/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) November 2017 1.96 (30/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 75.8 (20/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2015 138,700 (17/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2015 42,700 (26/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 3.24 (11/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) November 2017 1.71 (41/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ bn) 2015 11.39 (14/62)
  • Population 2015 230,400 (41/63)
  • Total Jobs 2015 179,400 (18/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 593.4 (6/63)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 46.5 (7/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 5.6 (51/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 6.15 (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 (%) 2016 0.13 (63/63)

Welfare

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