Ipswich Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 40km2
  • Local Authorities Ipswich

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2017 2.67 (24/61)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2017 37.91 (45/62)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2017 45.85 (31/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2017 297.52 (36/62)
  • GVA per worker (£) 2017 56,301.37 (19/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2017 10.08 (40/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 11.83 (26/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2017 22.25 (22/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2017 16.1 (33/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2017 21.26 (12/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2017 24.2 (39/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2017 16.19 (32/63)

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 2018 8.3 (26/62)
  • Housing Stock 2017 61,070 (55/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2018 207,257.6 (28/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2017 3.26 (56/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2017 44.15 (26/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2017 6.51 (19/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2017 14.49 (20/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2017 31.59 (13/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2019 3.47 (20/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 76.2 (21/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2017 50,000 (58/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2017 23,000 (52/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2017 2.17 (50/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2019 3.87 (23/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ billion) 2017 4.11 (56/62)
  • Population 2017 138,480 (58/63)
  • Total Jobs 2017 73,000 (59/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2018 516.3 (27/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.38 (42/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2017 60.3 (31/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2017 24.2 (61/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2017 10 (19/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2016 3.11 (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)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.14 (48/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2018 89.7 (11/63)

Welfare

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