Cambridge Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Cambridge

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2017 1.11 (38/61)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2017 46.43 (22/62)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2017 50.83 (22/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2017 397.86 (12/62)
  • GVA per worker (£) 2017 55,876.78 (20/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2017 269.77 (1/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 29.37 (4/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2017 18.49 (57/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2017 30 (2/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2017 19.02 (35/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2017 19.78 (62/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2017 12.71 (59/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 11,280 (33/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 2,550 (61/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 8,730 (12/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 23.6 (11/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 27.82 (2/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 48.59 (62/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2018 15.62 (3/62)
  • Housing Stock 2017 53,180 (61/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2018 534,546.6 (2/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2017 1.9 (62/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2017 42.18 (38/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2017 2.22 (62/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2017 15.21 (16/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2017 38.5 (5/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) August 2019 1.43 (61/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 75.6 (25/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2017 64,500 (52/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2017 41,000 (29/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2017 1.57 (58/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) August 2019 0.79 (63/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ billion) 2017 5.9 (39/62)
  • Population 2017 124,920 (61/63)
  • Total Jobs 2017 105,500 (46/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2018 662 (4/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.46 (1/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2017 75.8 (1/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2017 58.1 (2/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2017 4.3 (59/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2016 4.46 (35/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 29.03 (1/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 11.26 (31/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.4 (46/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 33.96 (62/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 14.56 (9/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 10.8 (5/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2018 93.61 (3/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 272.61 (62/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,121.48 (62/62)