Ipswich Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Ipswich

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 6.34 (16/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 26.55 (55/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 44.62 (38/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 285.03 (39/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 53,569.79 (20/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 17.54 (24/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 11.83 (26/63)
  • Population Aged 0-19 (%) 2011 24.79 (24/63)
  • Population Aged 20-29 (%) 2011 15.32 (27/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2011 21.38 (15/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2011 23.64 (43/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2011 14.87 (33/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 20,650 (9/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 12,580 (11/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 8,070 (10/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 21.59 (19/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 21.1 (17/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 57.31 (53/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2016 7.8 (24/62)
  • Housing stock 2015 60,320 (55/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 184,531.58 (30/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 2.96 (58/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 45.61 (13/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 6.89 (45/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 14.11 (17/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 30.43 (29/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.98 (30/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 73.8 (33/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2015 49,200 (58/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2015 21,500 (55/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 2.29 (34/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.88 (38/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ bn) 2015 3.79 (55/62)
  • Population 2015 135,600 (58/63)
  • Total Jobs 2015 69,500 (58/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 489.3 (32/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2013 0.4 (40/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2015 49 (51/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 22.5 (61/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 11.3 (13/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 3.71 (61/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 4.6 (12/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 10.03 (35/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.39 (47/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 61.83 (41/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 16.02 (6/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.14 (48/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2016 89.82 (6/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 451.66 (55/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,345.61 (31/62)