Milton Keynes Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 310km2
  • Local Authorities Milton Keynes

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 4.04 (17/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 62 (4/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 80.72 (3/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 463.14 (3/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 66,875.68 (4/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 38.22 (11/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 18.54 (11/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 25.39 (5/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 13.27 (59/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 23.71 (4/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 24.53 (29/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 13.1 (58/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 19,500 (11/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 8,980 (22/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 10,520 (7/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 18.02 (36/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 18.18 (32/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 63.8 (30/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 9.36 (19/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 108,740 (38/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 280,203.8 (14/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 6.21 (46/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 50.6 (6/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 2.72 (61/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 19.16 (5/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 21.32 (57/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2018 1.54 (45/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 76.73 (15/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 145,500 (16/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 39,500 (31/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 3.68 (7/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) January 2018 1.63 (45/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 12.37 (14/62)
  • Population 2016 264,500 (35/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 185,000 (18/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 618.8 (4/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.4 (13/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 52.5 (43/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 35.6 (24/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 7.6 (36/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 5.6 (10/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 2.82 (25/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 9.83 (37/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.43 (35/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 70.02 (16/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 7.13 (62/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 9.77 (9/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 13.86 (62/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 738.92 (41/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,850.79 (54/62)