Top 3 business activities
by region

  • London
      Companies
    Science 340,640
    Administrative 280,293
    Wholesale, retail 279,874
  • South East
      Companies
    Science 185,392
    ICT 121,808
    Administrative 112,185
  • North West
      Companies
    Science 116,336
    Wholesale, retail 100,444
    Administrative 94,151
  • East of England
      Companies
    Science 107,835
    Construction 81,421
    Wholesale, retail 78,225
  • West Midlands
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 79,507
    Administrative 77,073
    Science 76,862
  • South West
      Companies
    Science 78,620
    Wholesale, retail 54,680
    Construction 54,226
  • East Midlands
      Companies
    Science 63,703
    Wholesale, retail 62,592
    Construction 48,104
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
      Companies
    Science 63,049
    Wholesale, retail 60,198
    Construction 48,740
  • Scotland
      Companies
    Science 66,358
    Wholesale, retail 42,682
    Construction 41,886
  • Wales
      Companies
    Science 32,212
    Construction 27,463
    Wholesale, retail 27,277
  • North East
      Companies
    Science 19,936
    Construction 16,833
    Wholesale, retail 15,993
  • Northern Ireland
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 14,836
    Construction 12,678
    Science 10,388

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