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Berkshire West
Many factors play a part in the success of a local economy, including natural resources, a workforce with skills, quality of infrastructure, strong linkages with wider economies and successful distribution of wealth. This report displays data about the labour market in Berkshire West and includes measures of overall economic activity and levels of worklessness.

Economically active| Berkshire West

The Annual Population Survey (APS) is a combined survey of households in Great Britain. Its purpose is to provide information on key social and socioeconomic variables between the 10-yearly censuses, with particular emphasis on providing information relating to sub-regional (local authority) areas. 
Economically active at a glance...
83.5%
Economic activity rate for
persons aged 16-64
(2020-12)
87.9%
Economic activity rate for
males aged 16-64
(2020-12)
78.8%
Economic activity rate for
females aged 16-64
(2020-12)
Employment rate
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  All persons: 75.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Females: 72.3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Males: 79.1% #color:0x827676 South East  All persons: 78.3% #color:0x827676 South East  Females: 74.9% #color:0x827676 South East  Males: 81.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  All persons: 80.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Females: 75.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Males: 85.3% Employment rate in Berkshire West for 2020-12
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Males aged 16-64132,80085.32,273,80081.813,780,40079.1
Females aged 16-64113,90075.62,104,90074.912,663,80072.3
All persons aged 16-64246,80080.64,378,70078.326,444,20075.7
Full-time and part-time employment
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Part-time: 23.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Full-time: 76.1% #color:0x827676 South East  Part-time: 24.7% #color:0x827676 South East  Full-time: 75.1% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Part-time: 19.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Full-time: 80.0% Full-time and part-time employment in Berkshire West for 2020-12
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Persons aged 16-64 in full-time employment197,400803,289,80075.120,137,30076.1
Persons aged 16-64 in part-time employment48,90019.81,082,30024.76,265,80023.7
Employees and self employed
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Self employed: 10.1% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Employees: 65.4% #color:0x827676 South East  Self employed: 10.7% #color:0x827676 South East  Employees: 67.4% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Self employed: 9.3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Employees: 71.1% Occupations for the working age population in Berkshire West for 2011
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Persons aged 16-64 who are employees217,50071.13,766,60067.422,823,80065.4
Persons aged 16-64 who are self employed28,6009.3596,50010.73,539,70010.1
Public and private sector employment
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Private sector: 77.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Public sector: 22.2% #color:0x827676 South East  Private sector: 79.1% #color:0x827676 South East  Public sector: 20.9% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Private sector: 80.3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Public sector: 19.7% Occupations for the working age population in Berkshire West for 2011
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Persons employed in public sector as % of all persons in employment50,50019.7958,90020.96,073,80022.2
Persons employed in private sector as % of all persons in employment205,50080.33,622,60079.121,343,90077.8
Number of weekly hours worked
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  45 hours or more: 21.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  35-44 hours: 48.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  10-34 hours: 26.5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Under 10 hours: 3.0% #color:0x827676 South East  45 hours or more: 21.9% #color:0x827676 South East  35-44 hours: 47.4% #color:0x827676 South East  10-34 hours: 27.2% #color:0x827676 South East  Under 10 hours: 3.5% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  45 hours or more: 21.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  35-44 hours: 53.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  10-34 hours: 22.2% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Under 10 hours: 3.1% Occupations for the working age population in Berkshire West for 2011
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Persons in employment who work under 10 hours8,0003.1157,5003.5809,6003
Persons in employment who work 10-34 hours56,50022.21,226,10027.27,135,90026.5
Persons employment who work 35-44 hours134,600532,136,80047.413,154,00048.8
Persons employment who work 45 hours or more55,00021.6987,30021.95,830,30021.7
Occupation type
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  9: elementary occupations: 9.2% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  8: process, plant and machine operatives: 5.4% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  7: sales and customer service occupations: 6.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  6: caring, leisure and other service occupations: 8.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  5: skilled trades occupations: 9.1% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  4: administrative and secretarial occupations: 10.1% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  3: associate prof & tech occupations: 15.9% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  2: professional occupations: 22.9% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  1: managers, directors and senior officials: 11.8% #color:0x827676 South East  9: elementary occupations: 7.8% #color:0x827676 South East  8: process, plant and machine operatives: 4.2% #color:0x827676 South East  7: sales and customer service occupations: 6.2% #color:0x827676 South East  6: caring, leisure and other service occupations: 8.7% #color:0x827676 South East  5: skilled trades occupations: 8.9% #color:0x827676 South East  4: administrative and secretarial occupations: 10.6% #color:0x827676 South East  3: associate prof & tech occupations: 16.8% #color:0x827676 South East  2: professional occupations: 23.8% #color:0x827676 South East  1: managers, directors and senior officials: 12.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  9: elementary occupations: 6.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  8: process, plant and machine operatives: 2.9% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  7: sales and customer service occupations: 5.1% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  6: caring, leisure and other service occupations: 6.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  5: skilled trades occupations: 7.2% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  4: administrative and secretarial occupations: 10.3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  3: associate prof & tech occupations: 19.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  2: professional occupations: 29.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  1: managers, directors and senior officials: 11.9% Occupations for the working age population in Berkshire West for 2011
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
1: managers, directors and senior officials30,70011.9587,50012.83,246,50011.8
2: professional occupations76,70029.81,093,10023.86,296,40022.9
3: associate prof & tech occupations48,90019771,90016.84,388,90015.9
4: administrative and secretarial occupations26,60010.3488,30010.62,779,80010.1
5: skilled trades occupations18,6007.2406,9008.92,497,8009.1
6: caring, leisure and other service occupations17,4006.8399,9008.72,400,9008.7
7: sales and customer service occupations13,2005.1284,9006.21,840,5006.7
8: process, plant and machine operatives7,4002.9191,7004.21,494,7005.4
9: elementary occupations17,6006.8359,5007.82,521,8009.2

Business counts| Berkshire West

The information shown below is produced from an extract taken from the Inter-Departmental Business Register (IDBR) recording the position of businesses as at 10 March 2018. Here, the term “business” is used to represent an enterprise. An enterprise can be defined as the smallest combination of legal units (generally based on VAT and/or PAYE records) that is an organisational unit producing goods or services, which benefits from a certain degree of autonomy in decision-making, especially for the allocation of its current resources.
Business counts at a glance...
3,245
Births of new businesses
(2019)
3,015
Deaths of new businesses
(2019)
28,095
Active businesses
(2019)
Businesses by employment size
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Micro (0 to 9): 89.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Small (10 to 49): 8.4% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Medium-sized (50 to 249): 1.5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Large (250+): .4% #color:0x827676 South East  Micro (0 to 9): 90.3% #color:0x827676 South East  Small (10 to 49): 7.9% #color:0x827676 South East  Medium-sized (50 to 249): 1.4% #color:0x827676 South East  Large (250+): .4% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Micro (0 to 9): 89.9% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Small (10 to 49): 7.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Medium-sized (50 to 249): 1.7% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Large (250+): .6% Enterprises by employment size for Berkshire West for (2020)
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Large (250+)1450.61,6200.49,4600.4
Medium-sized (50 to 249)4201.76,0201.436,8851.5
Small (10 to 49)1,9407.833,1507.9200,4458.4
Micro (0 to 9)22,39089.9377,58090.32,144,18089.7
Total24,895100418,3701002,390,970100
Businesses by industry
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  18 : Arts, entertainment, recreation & other services (R,S,T and U): 6.3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  17 : Health (Q): 3.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  16 : Education (P): 1.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  15 : Public administration & defence (O): .3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  14 : Business administration & support services (N): 8.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  13 : Professional, scientific & technical (M): 17.5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  12 : Property (L): 3.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  11 : Financial & insurance (K): 2.3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  10 : Information & communication (J): 8.7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  9 : Accommodation & food services (I): 5.6% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  8 : Transport & storage (inc postal) (H): 4.6% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  7 : Retail (Part G): 7.6% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  6 : Wholesale (Part G): 3.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  5 : Motor trades (Part G): 2.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  4 : Construction (F): 12.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  3 : Manufacturing (C): 4.9% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  2 : Mining, quarrying & utilities (B,D and E): .5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  1 : Agriculture, forestry & fishing (A): 4.2% #color:0x827676 South East  18 : Arts, entertainment, recreation & other services (R,S,T and U): 6.3% #color:0x827676 South East  17 : Health (Q): 3.6% #color:0x827676 South East  16 : Education (P): 1.8% #color:0x827676 South East  15 : Public administration & defence (O): .3% #color:0x827676 South East  14 : Business administration & support services (N): 8.8% #color:0x827676 South East  13 : Professional, scientific & technical (M): 19.4% #color:0x827676 South East  12 : Property (L): 3.4% #color:0x827676 South East  11 : Financial & insurance (K): 2.0% #color:0x827676 South East  10 : Information & communication (J): 10.9% #color:0x827676 South East  9 : Accommodation & food services (I): 4.7% #color:0x827676 South East  8 : Transport & storage (inc postal) (H): 3.6% #color:0x827676 South East  7 : Retail (Part G): 7.4% #color:0x827676 South East  6 : Wholesale (Part G): 3.5% #color:0x827676 South East  5 : Motor trades (Part G): 2.7% #color:0x827676 South East  4 : Construction (F): 13.9% #color:0x827676 South East  3 : Manufacturing (C): 4.5% #color:0x827676 South East  2 : Mining, quarrying & utilities (B,D and E): .4% #color:0x827676 South East  1 : Agriculture, forestry & fishing (A): 2.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  18 : Arts, entertainment, recreation & other services (R,S,T and U): 6.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  17 : Health (Q): 3.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  16 : Education (P): 1.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  15 : Public administration & defence (O): .3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  14 : Business administration & support services (N): 9.2% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  13 : Professional, scientific & technical (M): 21.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  12 : Property (L): 2.9% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  11 : Financial & insurance (K): 1.9% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  10 : Information & communication (J): 19.3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  9 : Accommodation & food services (I): 3.4% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  8 : Transport & storage (inc postal) (H): 3.3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  7 : Retail (Part G): 4.7% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  6 : Wholesale (Part G): 3.5% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  5 : Motor trades (Part G): 2.4% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  4 : Construction (F): 10.7% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  3 : Manufacturing (C): 3.7% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  2 : Mining, quarrying & utilities (B,D and E): .5% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  1 : Agriculture, forestry & fishing (A): 1.7% Enterprises by industry for Berkshire West for (2020)
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
1 : Agriculture, forestry & fishing (A)4251.711,7852.899,4254.2
2 : Mining, quarrying & utilities (B,D and E)130.51,780.412,065.5
3 : Manufacturing (C)9153.718,7054.5117,8904.9
4 : Construction (F)2,66510.757,98013.9306,25512.8
5 : Motor trades (Part G)6002.411,1552.765,9152.8
6 : Wholesale (Part G)8653.514,4703.589,9403.8
7 : Retail (Part G)1,1604.731,0507.4181,2357.6
8 : Transport & storage (inc postal) (H)8253.314,9103.6109,5504.6
9 : Accommodation & food services (I)8553.419,7804.7134,1555.6
10 : Information & communication (J)4,81019.345,68510.9208,5508.7
11 : Financial & insurance (K)4851.98,560255,6352.3
12 : Property (L)7202.914,2503.491,1753.8
13 : Professional, scientific & technical (M)5,43021.881,09519.4418,63017.5
14 : Business administration & support services (N)2,2859.236,9958.8211,4308.8
15 : Public administration & defence (O)65.31,250.37,035.3
16 : Education (P)4001.67,6851.840,9151.7
17 : Health (Q)745314,8653.689,6053.7
18 : Arts, entertainment, recreation & other services (R,S,T and U)1,505626,3706.3151,5656.3
Business survival rate
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Businesses formed in year that survived five years: 42.0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Businesses formed in year that survived four years: 46.0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Businesses formed in year that survived three years: 52.0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Businesses formed in year that survived two years: 69.0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Businesses formed in year that survived one year: 89.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Businesses formed in year that survived five years: 46.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Businesses formed in year that survived four years: 49.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Businesses formed in year that survived three years: 58.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Businesses formed in year that survived two years: 73.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Businesses formed in year that survived one year: 90.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Businesses formed in year that survived five years: 46.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Businesses formed in year that survived four years: 50.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Businesses formed in year that survived three years: 59.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Businesses formed in year that survived two years: 74.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Businesses formed in year that survived one year: 89.0% Enterprises by employment size for Berkshire West for (2018)
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Businesses formed in year that survived one year2,8558947,24590294,87089
Businesses formed in year that survived two years2,2957437,80573231,14569
Businesses formed in year that survived three years2,0655932,35558192,45052
Businesses formed in year that survived four years1,8205027,45549157,94546
Businesses formed in year that survived five years1,5804623,40046132,97542

Gross value added| Berkshire West

Gross value added (GVA) is a measure of the increase in the value of the economy due to the production of goods and services. It is measured at current basic prices, which include the effect of inflation, excluding taxes (less subsidies) on products (for example, Value Added Tax). GVA plus taxes (less subsidies) on products is equivalent to gross domestic product (GDP).
GVA by broad industry group
#color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  T: Households: 75.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  S: Other Services: 354.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  R: Arts, Entertainment, Other Recreation: 214.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Q: Health and Social Work: 1,155.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  P: Education: 1,129.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  O: Public Administration and Defence: 900.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  N: Administrative and Support Services: 1,201.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  M: Professional, Scientific, Technical: 2,513.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  L: Real Estate: 2,568.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  K: Financial and Insurance: 114.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  J: Information and Communication: 6,920.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  I: Accommodation and Food Service: 505.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  H: Transportation and Storage: 389.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  G: Wholesale and Retail Trade: 2,176.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  F: Construction: 986.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  C: Manufacturing: 1,347.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  ABDE: Agriculture, mining, electricity, gas, water and waste: 1,868.0% Economic activity breakdown for Berkshire West for (2019)
Berkshire West
ABDE: Agriculture, mining, electricity, gas, water and waste (£m)1,868
C: Manufacturing (£m)1,347
F: Construction (£m)986
G: Wholesale and Retail Trade (£m)2,176
H: Transportation and Storage (£m)389
I: Accommodation and Food Service (£m)505
J: Information and Communication (£m)6,920
K: Financial and Insurance (£m)114
L: Real Estate (£m)2,568
M: Professional, Scientific, Technical (£m)2,513
N: Administrative and Support Services (£m)1,201
O: Public Administration and Defence (£m)900
P: Education (£m)1,129
Q: Health and Social Work (£m)1,155
R: Arts, Entertainment, Other Recreation (£m)214
S: Other Services (£m)354
T: Households (£m)75
Total GVA - Production (A-E) (£m)3,214
Total GVA - Services (G-T) (£m)20,213
Total GVA (£m)24,411
GVA per head (£)49,682

Apprenticeships| Berkshire West

Apprenticeships are paid jobs that incorporate on-and off-the-job training leading to nationally recognised qualifications. As an employee, apprentices earn as they learn and gain practical skills in the workplace. Apprenticeships achieved refers to the number of apprenticeships successfully completed. As for starts, a person who completes/achieves more than one apprenticeship in a given time period will be counted for each completion. Apprenticeships are assigned to a geographic area based on the home postcode of the learner.
Apprenticeships achieved/completed
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Science and Mathematics: .0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Retail and Commercial Enterprise: 10.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Preparation for Life and Work: .0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Leisure, Travel and Tourism: 2.2% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Languages, Literature and Culture: .0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Information and Communication Technology: 6.3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Health, Public Services and Care: 23.4% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies: 17.6% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Education and Training: 2.5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Construction, Planning and the Built Environment: 6.4% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Business, Administration and Law: 28.6% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Arts, Media and Publishing: .3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care: 1.8% #color:0x827676 South East  Science and Mathematics: .0% #color:0x827676 South East  Retail and Commercial Enterprise: 10.2% #color:0x827676 South East  Preparation for Life and Work: .0% #color:0x827676 South East  Leisure, Travel and Tourism: 2.4% #color:0x827676 South East  Languages, Literature and Culture: .0% #color:0x827676 South East  Information and Communication Technology: 7.9% #color:0x827676 South East  Health, Public Services and Care: 24.1% #color:0x827676 South East  Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies: 19.1% #color:0x827676 South East  Education and Training: 2.4% #color:0x827676 South East  Construction, Planning and the Built Environment: 5.9% #color:0x827676 South East  Business, Administration and Law: 26.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Arts, Media and Publishing: .3% #color:0x827676 South East  Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care: 1.7% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Retail and Commercial Enterprise: 9.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Preparation for Life and Work: .0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Leisure, Travel and Tourism: 3.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Languages, Literature and Culture: .0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Information and Communication Technology: 12.5% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Health, Public Services and Care: 26.8% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies: 14.3% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Education and Training: 3.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Construction, Planning and the Built Environment: 3.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Business, Administration and Law: 25.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care: .9% Apprenticeships achieved/completed for Berkshire West for (2019-2020)
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care100.93501.72,5901.8
Arts, Media and PublishingN/AN/A700.35000.3
Business, Administration and Law280255,4402641,63028.6
Construction, Planning and the Built Environment403.61,2405.99,3906.4
Education and Training403.65102.43,6802.5
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies16014.33,98019.125,68017.6
Health, Public Services and Care30026.85,03024.134,12023.4
Information and Communication Technology14012.51,6407.99,1906.3
Languages, Literature and Culture000000
Leisure, Travel and Tourism403.65002.43,2102.2
Preparation for Life and Work000000
Retail and Commercial Enterprise1109.82,13010.215,69010.8
Science and MathematicsN/AN/A00500

Economically inactive| Berkshire West

Economically inactive at a glance...
17%
Economic inactivity rate for
persons aged 16-64
(2020-12)
12%
Economic inactivity rate for
males aged 16-64
(2020-12)
21%
Economic inactivity rate for
females aged 16-64
(2020-12)
Unemployment rate
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Total: 4.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Females: 4.3% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Males: 5.1% #color:0x827676 South East  Total: 4.0% #color:0x827676 South East  Females: 3.5% #color:0x827676 South East  Males: 4.5% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Total: 3.4% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Females: 4.0% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Males: 2.9% Unemployment rate in Berkshire West for 2020-12
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Males3,9002.9106,9004.5745,6005.1
Females4,800476,6003.5574,2004.3
Total8,8003.4183,40041,319,8004.8
Economic inactivity by reason
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Other: 13.1% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Retired: 13.5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Discouraged: .7% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Long-term sick: 22.8% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Temporary sick: 2.0% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Looking after family/home: 20.9% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  Student: 27.1% #color:0x827676 South East  Other: 13.3% #color:0x827676 South East  Retired: 16.4% #color:0x827676 South East  Discouraged: .8% #color:0x827676 South East  Long-term sick: 19.9% #color:0x827676 South East  Temporary sick: 1.8% #color:0x827676 South East  Looking after family/home: 19.7% #color:0x827676 South East  Student: 28.1% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Other: 13.4% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Retired: 18.6% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Long-term sick: 13.2% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Looking after family/home: 22.9% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Student: 27.3% Reasons for economic inactivity in Berkshire West for 2020-12
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
Student13,80027.3288,10028.11,939,40027.1
Looking after family/home11,60022.9202,50019.71,492,80020.9
Temporary sickN/AN/A18,4001.8144,7002
Long-term sick6,70013.2204,80019.91,629,80022.8
DiscouragedN/AN/A8,1000.848,9000.7
Retired9,40018.6168,70016.4963,00013.5
Other6,80013.4136,30013.3940,90013.1
Disability (Equality Act) core level
#color:0xD1D0D5 England  Work-limiting disabled: 15.1% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  EA core disabled: 19.5% #color:0xD1D0D5 England  EA core or work-limiting disabled: 21.3% #color:0x827676 South East  Work-limiting disabled: 14.4% #color:0x827676 South East  EA core disabled: 18.2% #color:0x827676 South East  EA core or work-limiting disabled: 20.2% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  Work-limiting disabled: 10.1% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  EA core disabled: 15.1% #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West  EA core or work-limiting disabled: 16.4% Disability (Equality Act) core level in Berkshire West for 2020-12
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
Count%Count%Count%
EA core or work-limiting disabled50,20016.41,131,40020.27,454,90021.3
EA core disabled46,20015.11,019,30018.26,825,70019.5
Work-limiting disabled31,00010.1803,90014.45,287,90015.1

Claimant counts| Berkshire West

This section shows claimant counts - the stock of Universal Credit and Job Seekers Allowance claimants - for persons aged 16 and over in Berkshire West.
Claimant counts at a glance...
12,420
(4%)
Claimant count for all persons
aged 16+
(2021-06)
7,230
(4.7%)
Claimante count for males
aged 16+
(2021-06)
5,185
(3.4%)
Claimant count for females
aged 16+
(2021-06)
Monthly claimant counts
#color:0xE2785C Total 2021-06: 12420 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-05: 13325 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-04: 14410 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-03: 14600 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-02: 14580 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-01: 13980 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-12: 14085 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-11: 14130 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-10: 13940 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-09: 14510 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-08: 14625 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-07: 14125 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-06: 13805 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-05: 14190 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-04: 9645 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-03: 5715 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-02: 5650 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-01: 5435 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-12: 5450 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-11: 5420 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-10: 5425 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-09: 5245 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-08: 5160 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-07: 5065 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-06: 7230 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-05: 7755 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-04: 8370 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-03: 8475 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-02: 8455 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-01: 8070 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-12: 8120 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-11: 8130 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-10: 8040 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-09: 8450 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-08: 8550 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-07: 8315 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-06: 8225 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-05: 8540 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-04: 5570 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-03: 3235 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-02: 3170 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-01: 2995 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-12: 3005 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-11: 2975 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-10: 2945 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-09: 2895 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-08: 2890 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-07: 2840 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-06: 5185 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-05: 5570 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-04: 6045 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-03: 6125 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-02: 6120 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-01: 5910 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-12: 5965 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-11: 6000 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-10: 5905 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-09: 6060 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-08: 6070 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-07: 5800 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-06: 5585 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-05: 5655 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-04: 4070 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-03: 2480 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-02: 2480 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-01: 2440 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-12: 2450 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-11: 2450 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-10: 2480 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-09: 2350 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-08: 2270 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-07: 2225 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-06: 12420 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-05: 13325 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-04: 14410 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-03: 14600 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-02: 14580 #color:0xE2785C Total 2021-01: 13980 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-12: 14085 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-11: 14130 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-10: 13940 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-09: 14510 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-08: 14625 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-07: 14125 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-06: 13805 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-05: 14190 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-04: 9645 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-03: 5715 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-02: 5650 #color:0xE2785C Total 2020-01: 5435 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-12: 5450 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-11: 5420 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-10: 5425 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-09: 5245 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-08: 5160 #color:0xE2785C Total 2019-07: 5065 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-06: 7230 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-05: 7755 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-04: 8370 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-03: 8475 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-02: 8455 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2021-01: 8070 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-12: 8120 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-11: 8130 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-10: 8040 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-09: 8450 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-08: 8550 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-07: 8315 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-06: 8225 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-05: 8540 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-04: 5570 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-03: 3235 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-02: 3170 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2020-01: 2995 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-12: 3005 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-11: 2975 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-10: 2945 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-09: 2895 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-08: 2890 #color:0x1F6BB1 Male 2019-07: 2840 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-06: 5185 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-05: 5570 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-04: 6045 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-03: 6125 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-02: 6120 #color:0x000000 Female 2021-01: 5910 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-12: 5965 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-11: 6000 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-10: 5905 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-09: 6060 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-08: 6070 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-07: 5800 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-06: 5585 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-05: 5655 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-04: 4070 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-03: 2480 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-02: 2480 #color:0x000000 Female 2020-01: 2440 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-12: 2450 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-11: 2450 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-10: 2480 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-09: 2350 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-08: 2270 #color:0x000000 Female 2019-07: 2225 Claimant count for aged 16+ for Berkshire West over time
Berkshire West
2019-075,065
2019-085,160
2019-095,245
2019-105,425
2019-115,420
2019-125,450
2020-015,435
2020-025,650
2020-035,715
2020-049,645
2020-0514,190
2020-0613,805
2020-0714,125
2020-0814,625
2020-0914,510
2020-1013,940
2020-1114,130
2020-1214,085
2021-0113,980
2021-0214,580
2021-0314,600
2021-0414,410
2021-0513,325
2021-0612,420
Monthly claimant rate
#color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-06: 5.7 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-05: 6 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-04: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-03: 6.5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-02: 6.5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-01: 6.2 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-12: 6.3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-11: 6.3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-10: 6.2 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-09: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-08: 6.5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-07: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-06: 6.2 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-05: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-04: 5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-03: 3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-02: 3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-01: 2.9 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-12: 2.9 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-11: 2.8 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-10: 2.8 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-09: 2.8 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-08: 2.7 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-07: 2.7 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-06: 4.5 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-05: 4.8 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-04: 5.2 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-03: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-02: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-01: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-12: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-11: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-10: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-09: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-08: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-07: 5.2 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-06: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-05: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-04: 3.9 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-03: 2.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-02: 2.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-01: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-12: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-11: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-10: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-09: 1.9 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-08: 1.9 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-07: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-06: 4 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-05: 4.3 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-04: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-03: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-02: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-01: 4.5 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-12: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-11: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-10: 4.5 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-09: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-08: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-07: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-06: 4.5 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-05: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-04: 3.1 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-03: 1.9 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-02: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-01: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-12: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-11: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-10: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-09: 1.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-08: 1.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-07: 1.6 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-06: 5.7 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-05: 6 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-04: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-03: 6.5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-02: 6.5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2021-01: 6.2 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-12: 6.3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-11: 6.3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-10: 6.2 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-09: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-08: 6.5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-07: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-06: 6.2 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-05: 6.4 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-04: 5 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-03: 3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-02: 3 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2020-01: 2.9 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-12: 2.9 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-11: 2.8 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-10: 2.8 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-09: 2.8 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-08: 2.7 #color:0xD1D0D5 England 2019-07: 2.7 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-06: 4.5 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-05: 4.8 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-04: 5.2 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-03: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-02: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2021-01: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-12: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-11: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-10: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-09: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-08: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-07: 5.2 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-06: 5.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-05: 5.3 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-04: 3.9 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-03: 2.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-02: 2.1 #color:0x827676 South East 2020-01: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-12: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-11: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-10: 2 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-09: 1.9 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-08: 1.9 #color:0x827676 South East 2019-07: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-06: 4 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-05: 4.3 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-04: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-03: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-02: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2021-01: 4.5 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-12: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-11: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-10: 4.5 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-09: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-08: 4.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-07: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-06: 4.5 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-05: 4.6 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-04: 3.1 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-03: 1.9 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-02: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2020-01: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-12: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-11: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-10: 1.8 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-09: 1.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-08: 1.7 #color:0x0167BB Berkshire West 2019-07: 1.6 Claimant count for aged 16+ for Berkshire West over time
Berkshire WestSouth EastEngland
2019-071.61.82.7
2019-081.71.92.7
2019-091.71.92.8
2019-101.822.8
2019-111.822.8
2019-121.822.9
2020-011.822.9
2020-021.82.13
2020-031.92.13
2020-043.13.95
2020-054.65.36.4
2020-064.55.16.2
2020-074.65.26.4
2020-084.75.36.5
2020-094.75.36.4
2020-104.55.16.2
2020-114.65.16.3
2020-124.65.16.3
2021-014.55.16.2
2021-024.75.36.5
2021-034.75.36.5
2021-044.75.26.4
2021-054.34.86
2021-0644.55.7
Report generated at Berkshire WestBerkshire West