Credit Crunch Report February 2009

About This Report:

This February report analyses a range of up to date information to assess the local impact of the credit crunch in Leicester and Leicestershire within the context of the national economic downturn. This months report features local analysis of ;

-Comparisons with 1990's
-Geography, ethnicity and age of claimants
Education, Skills and Training
-Course applications
-Recruitment and skills shortages
Business Vulnerability and Resilience
-Sector structure
-Business concerns
-Housing Market

New data will be included in each monthly Credit Crunch report to monitor the ongoing impact of the economic downturn at a local level.

For more information please contact:

Joëlle Bradly
Research Manager
Chief Executives Department
Leicestershire County Council
County Hall
Tel: 0116 305 5883