Top 3 business activities
by region

  • London
      Companies
    Science 324,634
    Administrative 269,239
    Wholesale, retail 245,366
  • South East
      Companies
    Science 178,675
    ICT 117,729
    Administrative 107,949
  • North West
      Companies
    Science 112,057
    Wholesale, retail 90,725
    Administrative 90,612
  • East of England
      Companies
    Science 103,657
    Construction 76,486
    Wholesale, retail 71,611
  • West Midlands
      Companies
    Science 73,627
    Administrative 73,341
    Wholesale, retail 71,792
  • South West
      Companies
    Science 75,787
    Construction 51,569
    Wholesale, retail 49,836
  • East Midlands
      Companies
    Science 61,117
    Wholesale, retail 58,092
    Construction 45,368
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
      Companies
    Science 60,520
    Wholesale, retail 55,137
    Construction 46,040
  • Scotland
      Companies
    Science 64,051
    Construction 39,536
    Wholesale, retail 39,089
  • Wales
      Companies
    Science 30,821
    Construction 25,824
    Wholesale, retail 24,547
  • North East
      Companies
    Science 19,040
    Construction 15,918
    Wholesale, retail 14,671
  • Northern Ireland
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 13,561
    Construction 12,046
    Science 9,786

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