Rural economic activity statistics
Employment status and working patterns of people living in urban and rural areas.
Economic activity indicators showing the employment status and working patterns of people living in urban and rural areas.
- working age people in employment
- working age people who are unemployed
- working age people who are economically inactive
Data source: Office for National Statistics (ONS) Annual Business Inquiry (ABI)
Rural classification used: Office for National Statistics Rural Urban Classification
Next release date: tbc
Published: 31 January 2013
Updated: 22 September 2016
- Now includes 2015 rural economic activity estimates.
- We’ve changed how we’ve organised rural statistics and updated the content following Lord Cameron’s review of rural proofing.
- Rural economic activity for 2013 published today.
- Latest economic activity trends for rural settlements published.
- First published.