Brighton Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 130km2
  • Local Authorities Adur, Brighton and Hove

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 2.22 (47/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 59.26 (6/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 69.32 (8/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 453.08 (4/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 52,743.03 (16/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 17.78 (22/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 13.95 (20/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 18.17 (57/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 21.61 (11/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 21.23 (12/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 23.92 (41/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 15.06 (46/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 16,320 (19/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 4,700 (51/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 11,620 (3/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 14.62 (53/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 27.55 (3/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 57.83 (52/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 14.31 (4/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 155,020 (23/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 394,636.8 (4/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 3.24 (56/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 46.89 (17/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 4.98 (42/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 15.33 (12/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 29.57 (29/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) August 2018 2.03 (37/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 75.37 (22/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 114,000 (25/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 48,000 (23/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 2.38 (33/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) August 2018 1.64 (49/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 8.52 (22/62)
  • Population 2016 352,700 (26/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 162,000 (24/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 495.9 (38/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.43 (5/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 58.89 (17/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 46.5 (8/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 3.8 (61/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 3.63 (59/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 4.57 (13/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 21.59 (5/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.52 (20/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 43.85 (59/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 17.45 (3/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 12.03 (1/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 91.25 (8/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 1,073.46 (29/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,117.8 (45/62)