Warwickshire’s Quarterly Labour Market Bulletin released today….

Posted on 1st February 2017 by

The Economy and Skills Group at Warwickshire County Council have released the first Warwickshire Quarterly Labour Market report. The bulletin considers issues such as the latest employment and unemployment data, economic activity and inactivity rates and real-time demand in the labour market. It also contains a summary of the latest business news from Warwickshire and […]

Warwickshire Observatory Summer Newsletter!

Posted on 5th September 2014 by

We have just published our latest newsletter which provides an overview of some of the projects we are working on and links to further details where they are available.   As always, we welcome feedback so please let us know what you think.  If you would like more regular updates just enter your email address […]

Latest Quarterly Economic Briefing for Warwickshire

Posted on 14th April 2014 by

Warwickshire County Council’s Economic Development Team and the Observatory have been working on the latest Quarterly Economic Briefing for April 2014.  The newsletter includes: Local News CSW Broadband Project Update Warwickshire’s Annual Business Survey Feeling the Pinch – Real Wage Trends Procurement Made Easy Budget 2014 Round Up Warwickshire Rural Growth Network Resilience Index Latest Economic […]

Unemployment at its lowest levels in Warwickshire since June 2008

Posted on 27th January 2014 by

The number of people claiming Job Seekers’ Allowance (JSA) in Warwickshire in December 2013 was 5,878; a rate of 1.7% of the resident working age population and 2.1% of the economically active population. Unemployment has fallen below pre-recession levels, the county now has similar numbers of JSA claimants as it did 5 and a half […]

Warwickshire’s Quarterly Economic Briefing – December (Christmas Edition) 2013

Posted on 19th December 2013 by

Warwickshire County Council’s Economic Development Team and the Observatory have produced a Quarterly Economic Briefing for December 2013.  The newsletter includes: Local News Autumn Statement 2013 Key Message from Warwickshire’s Quality of Life 2013/14 report Latest Economic Data Inter-generational unemployment The sub-region and the recession Cambridge Econometrics Forecasts Warwickshire Apprenticeships Update Contact Us To download […]

New Local Enterprise Partnership profiles for Coventry & Warwickshire

Posted on 2nd December 2013 by

The Local Enterprise Partnership Profiles aim to help Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) use official statistics to better understand the economic, social and environmental picture for the LEPs and the local authority areas within them. The LEP Profiles include official statistics from a variety of different themes to provide a broad overview of each LEP. These […]

Quality of Life in Warwickshire 2013/14 report published

Posted on 4th November 2013 by

Today the team is publishing our annual Quality of Life in Warwickshire report, which provides a detailed look at the people, places and communities in our county. The report is an assessment of the demographic, social, economic and environmental themes that all play a part in influencing our residents’ quality of life. The need for this type […]