Northampton Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 80km2
  • Local Authorities Northampton

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 2.48 (38/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 64.3 (3/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 74.28 (5/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 401.55 (6/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 48,314.18 (31/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 14.73 (31/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 16.33 (13/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 23.19 (9/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 16.37 (34/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 22.02 (9/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 23.71 (45/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 14.72 (50/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 13,040 (29/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 7,830 (25/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 5,210 (24/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 17.03 (41/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 19 (29/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 63.96 (29/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 8.04 (26/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 94,830 (45/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 216,791.4 (25/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 7.26 (37/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 46.89 (16/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 4.97 (43/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 14.52 (17/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 26.36 (46/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2018 1.81 (39/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 77.31 (12/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 96,500 (31/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 34,500 (39/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 2.8 (17/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) January 2018 1.64 (43/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 6.31 (35/62)
  • Population 2016 225,500 (43/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 130,500 (32/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 508.4 (26/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.4 (21/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 52.8 (41/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 35.2 (25/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 7.7 (34/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 4.3 (45/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 2.56 (28/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 8.54 (46/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.38 (57/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 70.25 (14/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 10.35 (33/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.92 (32/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 84.18 (22/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 678.19 (43/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,089.71 (46/62)