East Riding of Yorkshire Figures

Population of

Number of people of working age

%
Of businesses are considered “Micro Businesses” employing less than 10 staff.

Over

Businesses operate in the East Riding (2016)

%

Of people of working age are in employment

Type of firmNumber of employeesNumbers
Micro firm0 - 9 employees12,500
Small firm10 - 49 employees1,215
Medium firm50 - 249 employees185
Large firm200+ employees35

Information on key emerging sectors can be found on the Humber LEP website

Number of people who are economically active

Men in 2017

Women in 2017

In total in 2017

Number of people in employment

In 2017

%

of people of working age are in employment

Annual Gross Pay averages

2002

£20,313

2008

£27,349

2012

£25,578

2016

£26,367

2018

£28,704

Numbers for employment within Sectors

Business and Retail

26,530

Chemicals

1,670

Construction

5,765

Creative & Digital 

2,670

Energy Sector

4,790

Engineering

2,380

Food & Agriculture

4,155

Health & Social Care

17,015

Manufacturing

18,465

Ports and Logistics 

7,315

Public Sector

7,925

Visitor Economy

12,170

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