Burnley Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 280km2
  • Local Authorities Burnley, Pendle

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 2.33 (44/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 33.41 (52/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 40.15 (53/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 288.88 (38/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 47,734.27 (35/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 14.17 (34/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 9.31 (36/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 23.01 (11/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 14.33 (53/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 18.94 (38/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 25.44 (23/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 18.28 (17/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 20,340 (10/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 15,240 (8/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 5,100 (25/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 12.84 (58/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 20.22 (20/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 66.94 (14/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 4.21 (62/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 80,040 (49/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 102,320 (62/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 21.54 (1/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 40.85 (48/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 4.64 (48/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 5.87 (62/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 27.1 (44/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) April 2018 3.77 (6/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 76.85 (14/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 52,500 (57/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 19,500 (59/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 2.69 (19/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) April 2018 4.68 (2/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 3.41 (58/62)
  • Population 2016 178,100 (52/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 71,500 (59/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 458.6 (53/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.37 (58/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 44.48 (59/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 27.9 (51/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 6.5 (44/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 4.8 (28/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.16 (58/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 7.52 (57/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.44 (32/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 70.61 (13/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 12.13 (21/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 8.15 (25/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 69.2 (41/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 684.68 (42/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,866.05 (6/62)