National Average Factsheet

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Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2015 5.41 (av/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2015 38.71 (av/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2015 58.83 (av/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2015 371.67 (av/63)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2015 54,702.37 (av/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 18.17 (av/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 15,690 (av/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 8,240 (av/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 7,450 (av/62)

Housing

  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2016 9.82 (av/62)
  • Mean house price (£) 2016 267,842.98 (av/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2015 8.17 (av/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2015 43.97 (av/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2015 7.79 (av/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2015 13.58 (av/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2015 26.49 (av/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) July 2017 1.94 (av/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2015 73.7 (av/63)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2015 2.78 (av/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) July 2017 2.26 (av/63)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2016 524.5 (av/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2013 0.42 (av/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2015 57.7 (av/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2015 36.9 (av/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2015 8.8 (av/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2014 6.25 (av/63)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2016 51.36 (av/63)