National Average Factsheet

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Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 3.45 (av/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 49.93 (av/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 63.12 (av/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 381.76 (av/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 56,612.21 (av/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 18.17 (av/63)

Demographics

  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 21.14 (av/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 15.75 (av/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 19.44 (av/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 25.67 (av/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 18 (av/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 15,690 (av/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 8,240 (av/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 7,450 (av/62)

Housing

  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 9.89 (av/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 27,721,334 (av/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 278,232.7 (av/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 8.03 (av/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 45.87 (av/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 6.23 (av/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 13.79 (av/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 26.08 (av/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) August 2018 2.21 (av/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 74.2 (av/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 22,092,500 (av/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 7,792,500 (av/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 2.84 (av/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) August 2018 2.46 (av/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 1,583.57 (av/62)
  • Population 2016 65,648,100 (av/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 30,305,000 (av/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 538.7 (av/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.41 (av/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 58.2 (av/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 38 (av/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 8.3 (av/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 5.94 (av/63)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 53.11 (av/63)