Top 3 business activities
by region

  • London
      Companies
    Science 327,275
    Administrative 270,919
    Wholesale, retail 251,216
  • South East
      Companies
    Science 179,856
    ICT 118,459
    Administrative 108,445
  • North West
      Companies
    Science 112,911
    Wholesale, retail 92,382
    Administrative 91,285
  • East of England
      Companies
    Science 104,312
    Construction 77,255
    Wholesale, retail 72,802
  • West Midlands
      Companies
    Science 74,136
    Administrative 73,811
    Wholesale, retail 73,111
  • South West
      Companies
    Science 76,128
    Construction 51,979
    Wholesale, retail 50,574
  • East Midlands
      Companies
    Science 61,570
    Wholesale, retail 59,023
    Construction 45,773
  • Yorkshire and the Humber
      Companies
    Science 60,938
    Wholesale, retail 56,107
    Construction 46,448
  • Scotland
      Companies
    Science 64,412
    Construction 39,908
    Wholesale, retail 39,623
  • Wales
      Companies
    Science 31,100
    Construction 26,102
    Wholesale, retail 25,005
  • North East
      Companies
    Science 19,157
    Construction 16,089
    Wholesale, retail 14,911
  • Northern Ireland
      Companies
    Wholesale, retail 13,754
    Construction 12,130
    Science 9,875

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