Milton Keynes Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 310km2
  • Local Authorities Milton Keynes

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 8.39 (7/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 47.36 (3/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 84.99 (4/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 448.24 (3/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 64,784.56 (5/62)
  • 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 0-19 (%) 2011 26.89 (6/63)
  • Population Aged 20-29 (%) 2011 13.52 (43/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2011 23.93 (3/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2011 24.6 (33/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2011 11.06 (61/63)

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 2016 9 (19/62)
  • Housing stock 2015 107,550 (40/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 265,857.8 (14/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 6.29 (47/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 48.74 (6/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 5.3 (56/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 19.21 (6/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 20.45 (58/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.51 (45/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 73.9 (31/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2015 133,600 (19/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2015 34,400 (37/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 3.89 (5/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2017 1.71 (44/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ bn) 2015 10.88 (17/62)
  • Population 2015 261,800 (36/63)
  • Total Jobs 2015 165,600 (22/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 626.3 (4/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2013 0.42 (12/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2015 52 (41/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 35.5 (19/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 9 (31/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 5.99 (11/63)
  • 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 (%) 2016 12.85 (62/63)

Welfare

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