Oxford’s population is increasing rapidly

Oxford’s population is increasing rapidly

Oxford’s population is increasing rapidly

First published in News

Oxford is among the British cities with the most rapidly growing population.

The figure has been revealed in the annual Centre for Cities Outlook report which compares the UK’s largest 64 cities and towns.

Oxford comes in eighth place with an annual growth rate of 1.1 per cent.

It also has the sixth highest level of people claiming Jobseekers’ allowance at 1.6 per cent – though this has gone down over the past year.

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8:41am Wed 29 Jan 14

EMBOX2 says...

Any chance of knowing where the people are coming from?
Any chance of knowing where the people are coming from? EMBOX2
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7:56pm Wed 29 Jan 14

smiling_somewhere says...

Please correct: it has the sixth *lowest* rate of people claiming JSA!
Please correct: it has the sixth *lowest* rate of people claiming JSA! smiling_somewhere
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