Top 3 business activities
by region

  • London
      Companies
    Science 332,697
    Administrative 274,883
    Wholesale, retail 263,691
  • South East
      Companies
    Science 182,549
    ICT 120,044
    Administrative 109,999
  • North West
      Companies
    Science 114,407
    Wholesale, retail 95,778
    Administrative 92,506
  • East of England
      Companies
    Science 105,944
    Construction 79,132
    Wholesale, retail 75,172
  • West Midlands
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 75,935
    Science 75,369
    Administrative 75,145
  • South West
      Companies
    Science 77,337
    Construction 53,003
    Wholesale, retail 52,278
  • East Midlands
      Companies
    Science 62,520
    Wholesale, retail 60,704
    Construction 46,902
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
      Companies
    Science 61,886
    Wholesale, retail 57,982
    Construction 47,391
  • Scotland
      Companies
    Science 65,270
    Wholesale, retail 41,036
    Construction 40,755
  • Wales
      Companies
    Science 31,561
    Construction 26,744
    Wholesale, retail 26,006
  • North East
      Companies
    Science 19,478
    Construction 16,477
    Wholesale, retail 15,403
  • Northern Ireland
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 14,247
    Construction 12,396
    Science 10,117

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