Peterborough Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 340km2
  • Local Authorities Peterborough

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2019 5.27 (7/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2019 45.49 (21/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2019 67.24 (8/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2019 412.84 (19/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 61,356 (27/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 17.32 (13/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 20.63 (8/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2019 25.63 (5/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2019 13.74 (48/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2019 22.23 (8/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2019 25.29 (49/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2019 13.11 (52/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 15,380 (20/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 9,720 (19/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 5,660 (26/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 19.5 (30/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 20.3 (19/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 60.21 (43/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2020 7.91 (30/62)
  • Housing Stock 2019 84,409 (48/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2020 213,488.52 (30/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2019 7.06 (35/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2019 51.48 (3/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2019 5.08 (50/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2019 13.86 (22/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2019 22.52 (54/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2021 7.56 (15/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 74.2 (34/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2019 88,500 (35/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2019 25,500 (49/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2019 3.47 (9/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) November 2020 9.71 (11/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 7.2 (38/62)
  • Population 2019 202,260 (49/63)
  • Total Jobs 2019 113,250 (39/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2020 492.29 (27/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.39 (38/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2019 55.32 (52/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2019 29.5 (50/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2019 10.7 (13/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2018 4.97 (14/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 5.67 (9/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 9.77 (38/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.49 (27/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 67.41 (22/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 8.53 (54/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2019 24 (40/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 8.13 (27/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 79.41 (39/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 654.16 (45/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,433.9 (26/62)