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% of Working Age Population who are Economically Inactive

Economically Inactive people are those that are not in work or self employed and are not actively seeking work. Overall Devon's economically inactive rate is in line with the national average although this position varies significantly across the county. Reasons for inactivity within the working age population can include; people who are sick/disabled, students, people who are looking after a home/family and people that have retired early.

Source: ONS Annual Population Survey - Resident Based - October 2012 - Sept 2013

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  Q3 12-13 Q4 12-13 Q1 13-14 Q2 13-14
Devon 21.3 20.7 20.5 20.5
Plymouth 21.1 22.0 21.5 21.4
Torbay 23.6 21.0 20.4 18.7
Somerset 22.1 23.2 23.8 24.7
UK 23.2 23.0 22.9 22.8
East Devon 23.3 21.2 19.1 19.8
Exeter 23.7 18.5 20.8 24.2
Mid Devon 20.5 24.7 26.1 21.0
North Devon 19.8 22.9 20.1 21.2
South Hams 15.9 17.1 17.8 16.8
Teignbridge 20.6 19.7 18.3 19.1
Torridge 27.3 25.9 25.6 21.9
West Devon 16.7 17.7 17.9 18.3