Central Bedfordshire Scores 4 out of 10 in BBC Survey for U-26's

The BBC have rated Central Bedfordshire 4 out of 10 for the under 26's. Their survey list ranks 378 local authorities in England, Wales and Scotland from highest to lowest with an average score.

Central Bedfordshire scores 4 out of ten.
4G coverage 9
Proportion of area with good 4G signal: 93%

Bus services 2
Number of journeys per day: 608

Metres of bus routes per square km: 2,893

Going out 0
Number of bars, clubs and pubs: 189
Number of music events: 25

Employment 9
Number of young people claiming welfare benefits per 1,000: 14

Mental health care 10
Proportion of monthly NHS mental health therapy targets hit: 100%

Wild land 1
Proportion of area that is natural land: 6%

Rent 6
Average price per bedroom: £378

Sports facilities 1
Number of sports facilities: 214

Youth population 2
Percentage aged 16-25: 10%
Number of young people moving out of area: 686

Source: BBC https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-46815257


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