More jobs target

Our target to increase the number of available jobs in North East

In 2014, there were 811,300 jobs in the North East LEP area. The North East Strategic Economic Plan sets a target to increase this by 100,000, by 2024. 

Progress: By March 2019, the total number of jobs in the North East LEP area had increased by 74,900 since 2014 to 886,200. 

Employment in all jobs in the North East LEP area, Apr13-Mar14 to Apr18-Mar19

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North East LEP

Source: Annual Population Survey – Workplace Analysis  [Nomis, last updated on 16 July 2019]

Data information: Based on the North East LEP area