LA details for Blackburn with Darwen

Full name: Blackburn with Darwen Council
Country/Type: England    Type: Unitary
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Pop / Area:147,489 (from 2011 census)   Area: 137 sq km   Density: 1,076 per sq km
Codes: SNAC: 00EX    GSS: E06000008    ISO3166: BBD
Location: Show on map (at 53.749828, -2.483765)
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Spend loaded: 2013/04 - 2023/04
Spend rating: 2* Data only available as annual files. Uses DataShare.
Political Control: Labour (as at 1 March 2019)
EU vote: Leave
May 2021 election: Third of seats
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Register code: BBD follows ISO3166 GB subdivisions where possible

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