Burnley Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 280km2
  • Local Authorities Burnley, Pendle

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 3.47 (53/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 27.32 (50/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 37.18 (53/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 284.23 (40/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 45,465.78 (44/62)
  • 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 0-19 (%) 2011 25.08 (21/63)
  • Population Aged 20-29 (%) 2011 13.23 (48/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2011 19.49 (51/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2011 26.07 (13/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2011 16.14 (22/63)

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 2016 4.1 (62/62)
  • Housing stock 2015 79,710 (49/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 102,596.86 (62/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 21.19 (1/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 38.2 (47/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 8.59 (22/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 5.12 (62/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 26.9 (42/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2017 2.99 (9/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 74 (29/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2015 50,600 (57/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2015 18,600 (59/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 2.72 (21/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2017 3.88 (6/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ bn) 2015 3.15 (60/62)
  • Population 2015 177,500 (52/63)
  • Total Jobs 2015 67,700 (59/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 457.9 (51/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2013 0.38 (56/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2015 45.58 (58/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 21.7 (63/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 13.2 (10/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 4.99 (32/63)
  • 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 (%) 2016 68.43 (40/63)

Welfare

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