Top 3 business activities
by region

  • London
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 487,760
    Science 436,190
    ICT 355,973
  • South East
      Companies
    Science 217,782
    Wholesale, retail 151,419
    ICT 142,328
  • North West
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 153,764
    Science 144,482
    Administrative 119,899
  • East of England
      Companies
    Science 131,806
    Wholesale, retail 115,531
    Construction 106,180
  • West Midlands
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 127,015
    Administrative 105,760
    Science 95,071
  • South West
      Companies
    Science 95,631
    Wholesale, retail 77,316
    Construction 67,372
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 91,749
    Science 77,263
    Construction 65,629
  • East Midlands
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 88,142
    Science 78,181
    Construction 63,315
  • Scotland
      Companies
    Science 79,371
    Wholesale, retail 62,663
    Construction 54,197
  • Wales
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 61,662
    Science 43,731
    Construction 36,638
  • North East
      Companies
    Science 25,017
    Wholesale, retail 23,161
    Construction 21,920
  • Northern Ireland
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 28,417
    Construction 15,443
    Science 13,223

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