York Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 270km2
  • Local Authorities York

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2017 -0.52 (4/61)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2017 38.91 (40/62)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2017 37.23 (51/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2017 323.06 (27/62)
  • GVA per worker (£) 2017 48,036.53 (40/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2017 25.11 (13/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 9.2 (38/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2017 17.55 (60/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2017 22.73 (6/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2017 17.76 (59/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2017 23.77 (46/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2017 18.2 (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 2018 10.55 (15/62)
  • Housing Stock 2017 88,280 (47/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2018 268,971.1 (16/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2017 4.1 (53/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2017 47.03 (11/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2017 4.69 (52/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2017 13.21 (24/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2017 30.97 (19/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) August 2019 1.28 (62/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 77.4 (14/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2017 76,000 (43/62)
  • Publicly Funded Jobs 2017 33,500 (40/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2017 2.27 (42/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) August 2019 0.95 (61/63)

Size

  • GVA (£ billion) 2017 5.26 (45/62)
  • Population 2017 208,160 (48/63)
  • Total Jobs 2017 109,500 (42/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2018 449 (59/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.42 (9/58)
  • Pupils achieving 9-4 grades in Maths & English at GCSE (%) 2017 68.8 (6/55)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2017 48.8 (11/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2017 4.4 (57/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2016 4.24 (41/63)
  • 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)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 9.42 (11/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2018 67.01 (48/63)

Welfare

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