Sheffield Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 650km2
  • Local Authorities Rotherham, Sheffield

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2019 1.99 (39/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2019 34.93 (45/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2019 41.16 (51/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2019 313.2 (50/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 53,786 (51/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 5.96 (48/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 9.59 (34/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2019 20.61 (40/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2019 19.83 (17/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2019 18.19 (52/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2019 25.98 (39/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2019 15.38 (27/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 9,310 (42/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 6,350 (34/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 2,960 (46/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 23.71 (9/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 15.4 (49/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 60.89 (37/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2020 7.31 (36/62)
  • Housing Stock 2019 365,203 (6/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2020 183,387.95 (40/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2019 9.61 (21/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2019 41.91 (41/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2019 5.82 (37/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2019 11.17 (34/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2019 31.49 (16/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2021 6.3 (33/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 73.6 (38/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2019 254,500 (8/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2019 117,000 (8/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2019 2.18 (46/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) November 2020 6.56 (39/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 19.9 (9/62)
  • Population 2019 850,260 (6/63)
  • Total Jobs 2019 374,720 (8/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2020 457.79 (48/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.39 (30/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2019 59.33 (37/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2019 41.3 (14/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2019 7 (41/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2018 4.44 (24/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.46 (49/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 16.05 (14/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.42 (37/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 63.93 (37/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 10.53 (32/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2019 25 (38/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.6 (40/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 53.32 (58/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 2,801.28 (6/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,400.44 (29/62)