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 September 2019, the total number of jobs in the North East LEP area had increased by 73,100 since 2014 to 884,400. 

Employment in all jobs in the North East LEP area, Apr 13-Mar 14 to Oct 18-Sep 19

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North East LEP

Source: Annual Population Survey – Workplace Analysis  [Nomis, last updated on 21 January 2020]

Data information: Based on the North East LEP area