Cambridge Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Cambridge

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 1.14 (57/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 51.21 (14/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 55.39 (22/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 367.22 (14/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 49,776.7 (23/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 341.06 (1/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 29.37 (4/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 17.52 (60/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 30.32 (2/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 20.97 (13/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 19.18 (62/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 12.01 (61/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 9,340 (49/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 4,800 (49/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 4,540 (33/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 23.6 (11/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 27.82 (2/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 48.59 (62/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 15.3 (3/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 52,000 (61/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 505,186.6 (3/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 1.69 (62/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 41.03 (45/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 2.01 (62/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 14.96 (14/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 40.31 (2/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) April 2018 0.9 (62/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 72.88 (37/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 61,500 (55/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 41,500 (29/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 1.48 (61/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) April 2018 0.46 (63/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 5.13 (44/62)
  • Population 2016 131,800 (59/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 103,000 (45/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 608.6 (5/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.46 (1/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 61.5 (9/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 66.8 (1/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 4.4 (58/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 4.23 (48/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 29.03 (1/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 11.26 (31/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.4 (46/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 33.96 (62/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 14.56 (9/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 10.8 (5/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 92.97 (3/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 272.61 (62/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,121.48 (62/62)