York Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 270km2
  • Local Authorities York

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2019 2.38 (28/63)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2019 36.32 (43/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2019 45.11 (38/63)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2019 368.91 (29/63)
  • GDP per worker (£) 2018 64,384 (21/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2018 13.97 (18/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 9.2 (38/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2019 17.39 (60/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2019 23.09 (6/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2019 17.65 (59/63)
  • Population Aged 45-66 (%) 2019 25.39 (48/63)
  • Population Aged 67+ (%) 2019 16.48 (19/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2017 9,380 (41/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2017 5,830 (41/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2017 3,550 (43/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 13.98 (54/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 19.17 (28/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 66.85 (16/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2020 8.94 (22/62)
  • Housing Stock 2019 90,027 (47/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2020 284,416.66 (16/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2019 4.47 (53/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2019 46.9 (11/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2019 4.87 (54/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2019 13.4 (24/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2019 30.37 (22/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) January 2021 3.33 (63/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2018 78.8 (12/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2019 77,000 (43/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2019 34,500 (39/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2019 2.23 (43/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) November 2020 2.95 (61/63)

Size

  • GDP (£ billion) 2018 7.1 (39/62)
  • Population 2019 210,620 (47/63)
  • Total Jobs 2019 111,950 (41/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2020 468.61 (46/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.42 (9/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2019 73.87 (1/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2019 49.1 (8/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2019 4.1 (60/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2018 3.91 (45/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 11.25 (3/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 9.66 (40/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.42 (40/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 51.57 (58/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 17.68 (2/63)
  • Number of days of poor air quality 2019 20 (52/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 9.42 (11/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2019 76.12 (41/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 532.3 (53/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 2,604.19 (58/62)