Jobs Density Area Comparison
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numbers density
Wrexham 61,000 0.72
Torfaen 38,000 0.67
The Vale of Glamorgan 47,000 0.60
Swansea 120,000 0.78
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff 85,000 0.57
Powys 69,000 0.89
Pembrokeshire 54,000 0.75
Newport 77,000 0.83
Neath Port Talbot 52,000 0.59
Monmouthshire 43,000 0.78
Merthyr Tydfil 23,000 0.62
Gwynedd 66,000 0.89
Flintshire 81,000 0.86
Denbighshire 44,000 0.80
Conwy 50,000 0.76
Ceredigion 36,000 0.78
Carmarthenshire 80,000 0.72
Cardiff 221,000 0.92
Caerphilly 61,000 0.54
Bridgend 67,000 0.76
Blaenau Gwent 21,000 0.48
Anglesey 26,000 0.63
Source: ONS jobs density [2015]

Note:   The density figures represent the ratio of total jobs to working-age population


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