Top 3 business activities
by region

  • London
      Companies
    Science 338,181
    Administrative 278,535
    Wholesale, retail 275,177
  • South East
      Companies
    Science 184,502
    ICT 121,239
    Administrative 111,386
  • North West
      Companies
    Science 115,640
    Wholesale, retail 98,968
    Administrative 93,667
  • East of England
      Companies
    Science 107,244
    Construction 80,622
    Wholesale, retail 77,121
  • West Midlands
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 78,369
    Administrative 76,555
    Science 76,344
  • South West
      Companies
    Science 78,270
    Wholesale, retail 53,969
    Construction 53,815
  • East Midlands
      Companies
    Science 63,340
    Wholesale, retail 61,968
    Construction 47,746
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
      Companies
    Science 62,623
    Wholesale, retail 59,524
    Construction 48,284
  • Scotland
      Companies
    Science 66,014
    Wholesale, retail 42,164
    Construction 41,496
  • Wales
      Companies
    Science 32,001
    Construction 27,227
    Wholesale, retail 26,863
  • North East
      Companies
    Science 19,793
    Construction 16,706
    Wholesale, retail 15,831
  • Northern Ireland
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 14,674
    Construction 12,582
    Science 10,290

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