Industry facts & figures
Ards and North Down boasts a skilled workforce, thriving economy and is home to a number of successful companies.
|Ards and North Down figures|
As of November 2023, the claimant count in Ards and North Down is 2.8% of the working age population. The Northern Ireland rate is 3.2% of the working age population.
In 2022, Ards and North Down had an annual average claimant count of 2,690. This equates to 2.8% of the borough's working age population, which is lower than the Northern Ireland average of 3.2%.
In 2022, Ards and North Down had 10 confirmed redundancies. There were 730 confirmed redundancies in Northern Ireland in 2022.
|NI Price House Index||In the third quarter of 2023, Ards and North Down had a standardised price of £198,338|