Ipswich Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Ipswich

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2018 2.37 (21/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2018 37.08 (41/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2018 45.08 (33/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2018 337.74 (39/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 75,116 (9/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 4.09 (60/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 11.83 (26/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2018 22.39 (22/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2018 15.6 (36/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2018 21.21 (11/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2018 30.08 (53/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2018 13.79 (39/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 7,380 (54/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 2,600 (60/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 4,780 (32/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 21.59 (19/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 21.1 (17/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 57.31 (53/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2019 8.38 (24/62)
  • Housing Stock 2018 61,210 (55/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2019 217,012.3 (27/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2018 2.88 (59/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2018 44.97 (25/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2018 6.1 (28/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2018 14.22 (20/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2018 31.83 (13/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) July 2020 7 (19/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 81.8 (3/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2018 50,000 (59/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2018 23,500 (53/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2018 2.13 (50/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) July 2020 9 (15/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 6 (48/62)
  • Population 2018 137,532 (58/63)
  • Total Jobs 2018 73,500 (59/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2019 470.5 (42/62)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.38 (42/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2018 59.1 (38/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2018 27.1 (53/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2018 8.6 (30/62)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2017 3.02 (63/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 4.6 (12/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 10.03 (35/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.39 (47/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 61.83 (41/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 16.02 (6/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2018 33 (22/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.14 (48/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 91.68 (10/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 451.66 (55/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,345.61 (31/62)