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

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Northern Ireland 306,000 26.3
West Midlands 866,000 24.4
Wales 458,000 24.0
North East 392,000 23.6
Yorkshire and The Humber 782,000 23.1
North West 1,036,000 22.9
London 1,280,000 22.1
East Midlands 634,000 21.8
Scotland 721,000 21.1
South West 649,000 19.7
East 707,000 19.1
South East 1,037,000 18.9
Source: ONS national and regional headline indicators [Dec 2015-Feb 2016]

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


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