Jobs Density Area Comparison
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local authority
numbers Sort density
Cardiff 227,000 0.93
Swansea 122,000 0.78
Rhondda Cynon Taff 88,000 0.59
Carmarthenshire 84,000 0.76
Flintshire 83,000 0.88
Newport 82,000 0.88
Powys 69,000 0.91
Gwynedd 67,000 0.90
Bridgend 66,000 0.74
Wrexham 63,000 0.75
Caerphilly 62,000 0.56
Pembrokeshire 56,000 0.77
Neath Port Talbot 53,000 0.61
Conwy 52,000 0.78
Vale of Glamorgan 48,000 0.61
Denbighshire 45,000 0.81
Monmouthshire 44,000 0.79
Torfaen 38,000 0.68
Ceredigion 37,000 0.83
Isle of Anglesey 27,000 0.67
Merthyr Tydfil 24,000 0.64
Blaenau Gwent 21,000 0.48
Source: ONS jobs density [2016]

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


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