Economically active - Area Comparison
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All people - Economically inactive (Great Britain)

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numbers % Sort
Northern Ireland 300,000 25.7
North East 390,000 23.6
North West 1,041,000 23.2
Wales 441,000 23.1
West Midlands 807,000 22.6
Yorkshire and The Humber 754,000 22.4
Scotland 763,000 22.3
London 1,291,000 21.8
East Midlands 605,000 20.7
South West 655,000 19.7
East 717,000 19.1
South East 1,044,000 18.9
Source: ONS national and regional headline indicators [Jun 2016-Aug 2016]

Note:   numbers and % are for those aged 16-64


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