The Research and Intelligence Unit monitors the economic well
being of Worcestershire. In this role the unit is involved in
the production of economic intelligence.
Worcestershire County Economic Summary
Each month the unit produces a Worcestershire County Economic Summary
containing the most up to date unemployment data for
Worcestershire. Included in the document local and
national economic news, unemployment data at ward, district and
county level with an indication of how the pattern is changing over
time and a comparison with the regional and national picture.
Local Economic Assessment
The Local Economic Assessment provides local
authorities, businesses and partners with a comprehensive picture
of local economic conditions and priorities. This will strengthen
their ability to make informed decisions which have the potential
to benefit the local economy, whilst contributing to the delivery
of sustainable economic development. The report contains key facts,
figures and analysis that will help businesses, the public sector
and other organisations to chart a course to recovery following the
Economic District Profiles
District Profiles provide a summary of key facts, figures
and analysis based upon the Local Economic Assessment and the
Worcestershire County Economic Summary. The profiles
represent the latest figures available and are a convenient source
of information about each district in
Instant Atlas Mapping
Information about Jobseekers Allowance
(JSA) claimants have been mapped using the Instant Atlas
tool, to provide a picture at a local level of what is
happening around the county. These maps are available at Lower
Super Output Area (LSOA) and Ward level.
Please note that the maps could take a minute to load and it
also requires Adobe Flash Player to view.
Labour Market Profiles
The Labour Market Profiles are taken
from the NOMIS website and give an
overview of labour market information from a number of different
sources. For example, they contain information about economic
activity, working-age benefits, labour demand, earnings etc. There
is an individual labour market profile for each of the six
Districts in Worcestershire and they are also available for
District Wards and Parliamentary Constituencies.
The Office for National Statistics
A summary of statistics can be found on
The Office for
National Statistics (ONS) website.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) publish the latest
inflation figures for
as a time series, and are available on a monthly, quarterly
or annual basis.
This page was last reviewed 16 April 2014 at 12:24.
The page is next due for review 13 October 2015.