Number of new jobs

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This measure of new jobs created in Central Bedfordshire is a statistic obtained from the British Register and Employment Survey (BRES). The target is 1,350 jobs created each year. This data is made available to us 2 years in arrears.

Taking average data for 2010-15, 2,180 jobs have been created per year. This is against a figure of 500 for 2015 although this figure is likely to be revised.

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