Burnley Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 280km2
  • Local Authorities Burnley, Pendle

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2018 4.94 (10/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2018 32.79 (53/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2018 49.74 (23/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2018 343.19 (38/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 67,507 (14/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 5.66 (49/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 9.31 (36/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2018 23.33 (10/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2018 13.64 (53/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2018 19.11 (34/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2018 33.35 (25/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2018 16.42 (19/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 24,280 (11/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 16,130 (8/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 8,150 (14/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 12.84 (58/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 20.22 (20/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 66.94 (14/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2019 4.01 (62/62)
  • Housing Stock 2018 80,880 (49/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2019 106,800.37 (62/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2018 22.24 (1/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2018 42.93 (35/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2018 5.39 (42/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2018 4.8 (62/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2018 24.64 (49/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) July 2020 8.1 (11/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 68.4 (58/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2018 56,500 (57/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2018 18,500 (60/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2018 3.05 (14/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) July 2020 10.62 (6/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 5 (57/62)
  • Population 2018 179,932 (52/63)
  • Total Jobs 2018 75,000 (58/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2019 433.59 (60/62)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.37 (58/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2018 54.71 (53/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2018 26.2 (55/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2018 19.6 (1/62)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2017 4.46 (27/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.16 (58/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 7.52 (57/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.44 (32/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 70.61 (13/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 12.13 (21/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2018 23 (50/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 8.15 (25/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 70.33 (47/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 684.68 (42/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,866.05 (6/62)