Milton Keynes Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 310km2
  • Local Authorities Milton Keynes

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2019 -2.32 (1/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2019 87.77 (2/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2019 74.22 (6/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2019 582.84 (2/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 84,784 (4/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 11.99 (20/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 18.54 (11/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2019 25.53 (6/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2019 12.48 (62/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2019 23.07 (7/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2019 26.61 (29/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2019 12.31 (56/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 11,900 (32/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 5,900 (40/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 6,000 (23/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 18.02 (36/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 18.18 (32/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 63.8 (30/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2020 9.85 (17/62)
  • Housing Stock 2019 113,237 (38/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2020 310,296.24 (13/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2019 5.95 (47/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2019 50.61 (5/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2019 3.38 (61/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2019 17.86 (9/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2019 22.19 (55/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2021 5.88 (41/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 76 (26/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2019 144,500 (16/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2019 41,000 (30/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2019 3.52 (8/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) November 2020 7.67 (32/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 15.7 (13/62)
  • Population 2019 269,460 (35/63)
  • Total Jobs 2019 184,750 (20/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2020 562.78 (11/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.4 (13/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2019 61.51 (29/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2019 43.9 (13/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2019 5.4 (57/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2018 4.99 (13/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 2.82 (25/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 9.83 (37/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.43 (35/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 70.02 (16/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 7.13 (62/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2019 30 (14/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 9.77 (9/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 55.23 (57/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 738.92 (41/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,850.79 (54/62)