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

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


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