Stoke Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 300km2
  • Local Authorities Newcastle-under-Lyme, Stoke-on-Trent

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2017 -0.05 (1/61)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2017 31.61 (55/62)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2017 31.48 (58/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2017 246.79 (55/62)
  • GVA per worker (£) 2017 43,485.03 (61/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2017 8.75 (50/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 7.22 (47/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2017 21.07 (33/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2017 17.35 (28/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2017 18.35 (49/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2017 25.21 (28/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2017 18.02 (22/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 6,700 (57/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 4,830 (47/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 1,880 (55/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 22.38 (14/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 14.61 (53/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 63.01 (31/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2018 5.5 (58/62)
  • Housing Stock 2017 170,840 (20/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2018 132,520.6 (60/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2017 10.75 (18/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2017 46.71 (13/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2017 6.1 (30/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2017 6.79 (58/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2017 29.65 (30/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) October 2019 3.49 (19/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 72.9 (37/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2017 117,500 (24/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2017 50,000 (23/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2017 2.35 (35/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) October 2019 3.66 (26/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ billion) 2017 7.26 (29/62)
  • Population 2017 384,340 (20/63)
  • Total Jobs 2017 167,000 (23/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2018 464.5 (57/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.37 (56/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2017 56.14 (49/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2017 24.5 (60/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2017 10.8 (14/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2016 5.66 (10/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.35 (51/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 7.48 (58/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.38 (55/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 74.29 (4/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 9.3 (43/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.2 (47/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2018 72.24 (41/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 1,362.41 (19/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,612.87 (17/62)