Gloucester Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Gloucester

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 3.19 (34/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 35.41 (49/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 44.36 (40/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 280.54 (43/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 52,186.05 (19/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 27.81 (14/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 10.47 (31/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 22.58 (21/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 15.63 (40/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 19.9 (24/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 25.68 (20/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 16.22 (31/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 8,680 (51/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 3,860 (56/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 4,810 (29/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 13.33 (55/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 18.33 (31/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 68.33 (9/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 8 (28/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 55,250 (58/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 196,182.5 (29/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 7.02 (38/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 40.13 (52/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 6.98 (10/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 11.93 (28/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 33.93 (10/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2018 1.51 (47/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 79.98 (4/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 43,000 (61/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 22,000 (54/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 1.95 (53/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) January 2018 1.76 (39/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 3.37 (59/62)
  • Population 2016 128,500 (61/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 64,500 (61/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 526 (20/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.37 (48/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 61 (13/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 24.2 (61/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 5.7 (53/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 3.76 (56/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 4.95 (11/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 8.08 (52/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.35 (61/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 68.62 (19/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 10.88 (30/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.13 (49/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 87.2 (14/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 398.63 (57/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,173.8 (40/62)