Industrial action - collections update

We apologise for the current disruption to collections due to industrial action by Unite the union. Find out the latest on the dispute and which areas we plan to collect bins from this week

District information

Key Statistics:

  • In 2013 the average constituency size had grown to 109,230, from 107,300 in 2011.
  • In 2013 the largest District was Ladywood (131,600) and the smallest Sutton Coldfield (95,000)
  • Hall Green and Hodge Hill are the most densely populated, with 59 people per hectare, compared with 17 people per hectare in Sutton Coldfield.
  • Hodge Hill and Hall Green are the only Districts that have a greater household size than the Birmingham average of 2.56 people per household.
  • 21% of people living in Sutton Coldfield are pensioners, compared with 7% in Ladywood.
  • There were four Districts where the number of people who said they belonged to an ethnic group other than white was above the city average of 49.6%. These were Hall Green (69.9%, Ladywood (78.7%) and Perry Barr (65.2%)