Brighton Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 130km2
  • Local Authorities Adur, Brighton and Hove

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 5.01 (36/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 47.18 (4/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 69.54 (7/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 446.52 (4/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 52,468.57 (21/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 17.78 (22/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 13.95 (20/63)
  • Population Aged 0-19 (%) 2011 21.86 (58/63)
  • Population Aged 20-29 (%) 2011 17.11 (16/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2011 23.16 (6/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2011 23.19 (48/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2011 14.68 (36/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 16,320 (19/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 4,700 (51/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 11,620 (3/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 14.62 (53/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 27.55 (3/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 57.83 (52/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2016 13.71 (4/62)
  • Housing stock 2015 154,310 (23/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 367,902.79 (5/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 3.32 (56/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 42 (28/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 8.01 (30/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 14.83 (10/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 31.85 (19/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.39 (49/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 73.9 (30/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2015 107,300 (27/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2015 50,100 (22/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 2.14 (44/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.23 (55/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ bn) 2015 8.26 (23/62)
  • Population 2015 348,700 (25/63)
  • Total Jobs 2015 153,700 (25/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 471.2 (40/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2013 0.43 (5/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2015 59.61 (15/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 44.6 (8/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 5.5 (52/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 3.79 (59/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 4.57 (13/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 21.59 (5/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.52 (20/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 43.85 (59/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 17.45 (3/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 12.03 (1/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2016 91.06 (4/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 1,073.46 (29/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,117.8 (45/62)