Data that provides timely information about the impact of COVID-19 on the North East economy. These data sources include administrative data and regional statistics and are more up to date than standard local economic indicators.
Traffic camera data
The degree of busyness in Tyne and Wear since March 2020 estimated using images from traffic cameras
Google Mobility Index
Comparing visit numbers to sites such as retail and recreation locations with the pre-COVID average
Self-Employment Income Support Scheme
The number and percentage of self-employed workers supported by the SEISS.
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
The number and percentage of employments supported by the CJRS furlough scheme
The latest vacancy numbers in the North East region, compared to totals in February 2020
Homeworking in 2020
Statistics about regular and occasional home workers, by local area and, nationally, by industry and...
Experimental quarterly GDP data for the North East region and for industries within the region
Free school meal eligibility
Changes in the numbers of pupils eligible for free school meals during 2020 (Jan to Oct)
Real time information about payrolled employee numbers and pay from Pay As You Earn records
Numbers of people claiming unemployment-related benefit, more timely than local unemployment rates.
Numbers of people made redundant in the North East region. UK level Industry data.
Regional unemployment and inactivity
Recent changes in unemployment and economic inactivity rates and levels in the North East region