Economy headline indicators

This data provides a range of statistics about Liverpool's economic performance and the size, nature and dynamics of the City's businesses.

All data points are the latest available data, as at September 2022.

Economy, business and GDP
Variable Liverpool position National position
GDP £15.2bn £2,156bn
GDP per head £30,426 £32,141
Business closures 2,215 319,020
Business closure rate, per 10,000 residents aged 16+ 54 59
Business start-ups 2,765 351,350
Business start-up rate, per 10,000 residents aged 16+ 67 66
Business stock 18,365 3,130,100
Business density 445 593

Source: ONS, Activity,  Size & Location, 2021 and GDP, 2021.

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