Northampton Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 80km2
  • Local Authorities Northampton

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2018 4.43 (13/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2018 59.29 (4/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2018 80.17 (5/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2018 470.81 (9/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 60,379 (30/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 9.07 (27/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 16.33 (13/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2018 23.93 (9/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2018 15.19 (40/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2018 21.54 (9/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2018 31.17 (47/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2018 14.39 (33/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 9,280 (43/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 3,790 (54/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 5,500 (27/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 17.03 (41/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 19 (29/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 63.96 (29/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2019 7.64 (29/62)
  • Housing Stock 2018 96,630 (45/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2019 219,267.02 (25/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2018 7.49 (33/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2018 47.25 (11/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2018 5.85 (33/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2018 13.37 (23/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2018 26.03 (44/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) June 2020 7 (15/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 79.5 (7/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2018 103,000 (30/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2018 36,500 (36/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2018 2.82 (19/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) June 2020 8 (26/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 8 (32/62)
  • Population 2018 225,146 (43/63)
  • Total Jobs 2018 140,000 (30/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2019 503.25 (24/62)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.4 (21/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2018 58.7 (43/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2018 32.6 (38/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2018 6.6 (48/62)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2017 4.03 (47/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 2.56 (28/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 8.54 (46/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.38 (57/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 70.25 (14/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 10.35 (33/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2018 25 (38/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.92 (32/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 85.17 (26/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 678.19 (43/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,089.71 (46/62)