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

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


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