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 September 2019, the total number of jobs in the North East LEP area had increased by 73,100 since 2014 to 884,400.
Source: Annual Population Survey – Workplace Analysis [Nomis, last updated on 21 January 2020]
Data information: Based on the North East LEP area