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 June 2019, the total number of jobs in the North East LEP area had increased by 74,000 since 2014 to 885,300.
Source: Annual Population Survey – Workplace Analysis [Nomis, last updated on 15 October 2019]
Data information: Based on the North East LEP area