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West Midlands

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News Release: Census gives insights into characteristics of the West Midlands’ population 11-Dec-2012
Statistics published today from the 2011 Census reveal the changing characteristics of the population in every region of England and Wales and the 348 local authorities that form them. These statistics cover topics such as ethnicity, religion, country of birth, health, accommodation, tenure, and availability of cars and vans. Further details are given in the Statistical Bulletin and accompanying tables.
Article: Region and Country Profiles - Directory of Tables 19-Dec-2013
A list of data tables included in all the latest Region and Country Profile releases. It includes hyperlinks to each file.
Summary: West Midlands: A fifth of the population were aged under 16 in 2012 17-Oct-2013
The latest ONS Region and Country Profiles analysis takes a look at the characteristics for the West Midlands, exploring aspects such as population, age, employment and house prices.
Article: Portrait of the West Midlands, July 2011 (Pdf 2255Kb) 29-Jul-2011
The Portrait of the West Midlands presents a wide range of information covering infrastructure, demographic, environmental and economic statistics for the region. It includes information for districts, unitary and local authorities which allows comparison between the various areas and the rest of the UK.

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Reference table: Regional Labour Market: HI05 - Headline Indicators for the West Midlands, September 2014 (Excel sheet 2407Kb) 17-Sep-2014
Labour Market indicators for the West Midlands, covering employment, unemployment, Claimant Count, full and part time and temporary workers and jobs.
Reference table: Regional GVA Graphing Tool, 1997-2012 (Excel sheet 219Kb) 11-Dec-2013
A tool allowing the user to graph official estimates of regional Gross Value Added (GVA) released on 11th December 2013.
Reference table: Population Estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, Mid 2012 (ZIP 826Kb) 08-Aug-2013
Estimates of the usual resident population for the UK as at 30 June of the reference year. Provided by administrative area, single year of age and sex.

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