Jobs Density Area Comparison
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numbers density
York 122,000 0.89
Wakefield 170,000 0.80
Sheffield 294,000 0.77
Selby 42,000 0.77
Scarborough 53,000 0.85
Ryedale 32,000 1.02
Rotherham 113,000 0.70
Richmondshire 35,000 1.04
North Lincolnshire 83,000 0.79
North East Lincolnshire 77,000 0.80
Leeds 501,000 0.98
Kirklees 191,000 0.70
Kingston upon Hull, City of 140,000 0.82
Harrogate 95,000 1.00
Hambleton 50,000 0.95
East Riding of Yorkshire 150,000 0.76
Doncaster 141,000 0.74
Craven 37,000 1.15
Calderdale 105,000 0.81
Bradford 236,000 0.72
Barnsley 91,000 0.60
Source: ONS jobs density [2017]

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


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