A general assessment of data for the Harborough economy shows that the headline characteristics and performance of Harborough’s economy is largely positive. It’s amongst the highest economic activity rates, lowest unemployment, high skills profile and highest average earnings of the LLEP area.
● Resident population aged 16-64 is 60.4% in Harborough
● Economically Active 80.5% in Harborough
Source: Office for National Statistics
Qualifications profile in Harborough (2020)
● NVQ4 and above 46.1%
In Great Britain the figure was 43.1% of the working age population has an NVQ4 and above.
● NVQ3 and above 65%
● NVQ2 and above 86.6%
● NVQ1 and above 95.4%
Earnings by place of residence (2022)
● Gross Weekly Pay (Full time workers) £653.00
● Average Hourly Pay (Full time workers) £16.76