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

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Northern Ireland 320,000 27.3
North East 405,000 24.4
West Midlands 854,000 23.9
Wales 441,000 23.2
Scotland 786,000 23.0
North West 1,033,000 22.9
Yorkshire and The Humber 750,000 22.2
London 1,299,000 21.9
East Midlands 631,000 21.5
East 729,000 19.4
South East 1,030,000 18.6
South West 605,000 18.2
Source: ONS national and regional headline indicators [Dec 2016-Feb 2017]

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


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