Jobs Density Area Comparison
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local authority
numbers Sort density
Leeds 525,000 1.02
Sheffield 300,000 0.78
Bradford 228,000 0.69
Kirklees 190,000 0.70
Wakefield 173,000 0.80
East Riding of Yorkshire 150,000 0.77
Doncaster 140,000 0.73
Kingston upon Hull, City of 138,000 0.82
York 124,000 0.89
Rotherham 112,000 0.69
Calderdale 108,000 0.83
Barnsley 98,000 0.64
Harrogate 97,000 1.02
North Lincolnshire 85,000 0.82
North East Lincolnshire 74,000 0.77
Scarborough 55,000 0.89
Hambleton 47,000 0.90
Selby 43,000 0.77
Craven 36,000 1.10
Richmondshire 34,000 1.00
Ryedale 30,000 0.94
Source: ONS jobs density [2019]

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


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