Bristol Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 770km2
  • Local Authorities Bristol, City of, South Gloucestershire

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2019 2.18 (31/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2019 46.49 (19/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2019 55.91 (19/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2019 431.61 (16/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 66,934 (15/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 20.06 (9/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 11.64 (27/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2019 20.49 (42/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2019 21.12 (14/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2019 21.08 (12/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2019 23.75 (56/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2019 13.56 (45/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 15,330 (22/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 9,360 (21/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 5,970 (25/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 16.44 (44/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 21.15 (16/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 62.41 (32/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2020 11.16 (11/62)
  • Housing Stock 2019 320,572 (8/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2020 321,857.95 (11/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2019 6.08 (44/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2019 40.9 (49/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2019 6.9 (19/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2019 18.68 (7/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2019 27.45 (38/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2021 5.1 (54/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 79 (9/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2019 322,500 (6/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2019 121,500 (6/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2019 2.65 (25/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) November 2020 5.14 (58/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 28.8 (5/62)
  • Population 2019 748,470 (8/63)
  • Total Jobs 2019 444,425 (6/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2020 533.67 (17/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.4 (19/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2019 60.97 (30/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2019 46.7 (10/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2019 4.9 (59/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2018 4.39 (25/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 6.08 (7/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 9.35 (44/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.38 (51/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 61.21 (44/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 14.15 (11/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2019 33 (7/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 8.84 (17/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 88.91 (19/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 2,096.28 (10/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,935.56 (50/62)