Black Country Economic Intelligence Unit

Black Country Consortium Ltd offers a comprehensive understanding of the socio economic challenges and opportunities in the Black Country and the wider West Midlands area. 

Our Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) provides rigorous, “best in class”, economic analysis across the three key SEP themes of people, businesses and place.  This intelligence is used to inform different stages of the policy-making cycle, including: critical assessment of the socioeconomic challenges in the Black Country; evidence-based strategy and policy development; project and programme design and feasibility; programme management; and monitoring and evaluation. 

For access to your latest intelligence report, datasets and maps please access our main website

For further information please contact the Black Country Economic Intelligence Unit via or call 01384 471115.