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, best skills profile and highest average earnings of the LLEP area.
Source: Economic Development Strategy 2017
● Resident population aged 16-64 is 59.9% in Harborough
● Economically Active 87.8% in Harborough
Data source: Nomis 2021
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 (2021)
● Gross Weekly Pay (Full time workers) £648.3
● Average Hourly Pay (Full time workers) £16.34