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

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numbers % Sort
Northern Ireland 321,000 27.5
North East 423,000 25.5
West Midlands 878,000 24.8
North West 1,097,000 24.3
Wales 452,000 23.7
Yorkshire and The Humber 798,000 23.6
London 1,314,000 22.7
Scotland 726,000 21.3
East Midlands 614,000 21.2
South East 1,075,000 19.6
East 706,000 19.1
South West 590,000 17.9
Source: ONS national and regional headline indicators [May 2015-Jul 2015]

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


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