Jobs Density Area Comparison
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local authority
numbers Sort density
Leeds 519,000 1.01
Sheffield 291,000 0.76
Bradford 229,000 0.69
Kirklees 186,000 0.68
Wakefield 168,000 0.79
East Riding of Yorkshire 149,000 0.76
Kingston upon Hull, City of 141,000 0.83
Doncaster 139,000 0.72
York 126,000 0.91
Rotherham 114,000 0.70
Calderdale 109,000 0.84
Harrogate 98,000 1.04
Barnsley 97,000 0.64
North Lincolnshire 83,000 0.80
North East Lincolnshire 76,000 0.78
Scarborough 55,000 0.89
Hambleton 51,000 0.97
Selby 41,000 0.76
Craven 39,000 1.20
Richmondshire 32,000 0.97
Ryedale 29,000 0.90
Source: ONS jobs density [2018]

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


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