Ipswich Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Ipswich

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 4 (18/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 37.53 (38/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 49.3 (30/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 294.33 (37/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 46,358.62 (42/62)
  • 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 0-17 (%) 2016 22.45 (22/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 16.22 (35/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 20.76 (16/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 24.32 (34/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 16.25 (30/63)

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 2017 8.02 (27/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 60,810 (55/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 202,863.5 (27/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 3.11 (58/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 47.22 (15/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 6.79 (14/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 13.88 (20/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 29 (34/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) April 2018 2.15 (33/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 73.69 (32/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 51,000 (58/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 21,500 (56/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 2.37 (34/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) April 2018 2.29 (35/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 3.36 (60/62)
  • Population 2016 135,900 (58/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 72,500 (58/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 506.1 (27/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.38 (42/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 47.4 (54/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 30.7 (44/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 6.8 (40/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 3.45 (62/63)
  • 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 (%) 2017 89.84 (11/63)

Welfare

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