More jobs target

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

In 2014, there were 811,600 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 64,600 since 2014 to 876,200. 


Employment in all jobs in the North East LEP area, Apr13-Mar14 to Oct17-Sep18

Last updated:
12/02/2019
Published by:
North East LEP

Source: Annual Population Survey – Workplace Analysis

Data information: Based on the North East LEP area