Employment Rate

The employment rate is the proportion of the working age population currently in work. It includes both those that are self employed and those employed by an employer.

Source: ONS Annual Population Survey - Resident Based - January 2013 - December 2013

  Q4 12-13 Q1 13-14 Q2 13-14 Q3 13-14
Devon 76.2 76.8 75.9 76
Plymouth 69.3 70.3 69.2 70.3
Torbay 71.4 71.2 70.0 70.4
Somerset 75.6 76.2 76.8 76.5
UK 70.8 71.0 71.1 71.3
East Devon 77.3 79.3 78.1 77.1
Exeter 78.1 76.4 72.0 72.2
Mid Devon 74.5 73.9 76.8 78.4
North Devon 74.8 77.4 73.7 71.5
South Hams 78.6 77.2 78.0 78.2
Teignbridge 76.8 79.3 77.7 78.6
Torridge 76.8 71.3 76.0 72.6
West Devon 75.6 75.1 75.9 81.7