UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2011
05-Oct-2011This summary contains the latest estimates of the number of businesses as at March 2011.
UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2010 - Summary
27-Sep-2010This publication is compiled from the Inter Departmental Business Register (IDBR) which contains information on VAT traders and PAYE employers in a statistical register.
Business Demography, 2011
13-Dec-2012This statistical bulletin contains headline figures and commentary from the Business Demography 2011 publication.
Pre-release Access List: Business Demography, 2011 (Pdf 31Kb)
13-Dec-2012Pre-release access list for the 2011 Business Demography, 2011 release
Industrial Specialisation in Local Areas
08-Nov-2012This article examines regional and local industrial specialisations in Great Britain through use of employee jobs data. A number of measures of industrial specialisation have been calculated to provide a means of measuring the similarity, or otherwise, of industrial structures between areas. In addition, location quotients have been calculated. These allow for a more in depth analysis of local specialisations.
The Spatial Distribution of Industries
08-Nov-2012This article is the second in a series examining both the geographical concentration of industries and the industrial specialisation of local authority areas. This article investigates the patterns of spatial concentration of industries across Great Britain.
UK Business: Activity, Size and Location, 2012
03-Oct-2012This statistical bulletin contains headline figures and commentary from the UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2012 publication. Information provides a numbers of enterprises and local units produced from a snapshot of the Inter Departmental Business Register (IDBR) taken on 12 March 2012.
UK Business Pre-Release Access List, 2012 (Pdf 25Kb)
03-Oct-2012This document lists those persons who have been granted pre-release access to UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2012 tables.
Industrial Specialisation in Local Areas - Full Location Quotient Data (Excel sheet 1649Kb)
08-Nov-2012Calculated Location Quotients for 2011 for regions/countries and local authorities of Great Britain, by industrial sections, divisions and groups.
Industrial Specialisation in Local Areas - Local Authority Industrial Structure Similarity Tool (Excel sheet 2922Kb)
08-Nov-2012Krugman index calculations of the similarity or dissimilarity of industrial structures across all local authorities in Great Britain. Includes a tool to allow quick access to results for each local authority.
Industrial Specialisation in Local Areas - Specialisation Indices (Excel sheet 96Kb)
08-Nov-2012Indices of specialisation comparing the industrial structures of local authorities to that of Great Britain overall. Data is provided using the Krugman Index, Gini Coefficient, Theil Index and Herfindahl-Hirschman index.
Industrial Specialisation in Local Areas - Specialisation Tool (Excel sheet 1964Kb)
08-Nov-2012Investigate the relative industrial specialisations in any local authority in Great Britain via a tool that summarises calculated Location Quotient data for 2011.
The Spatial Distribution of Industries - Concentration Tool (Excel sheet 1926Kb)
08-Nov-2012An excel tool that allows the user to obtain a list of those local authorities and regions, which have the highest shares of their overall employment (via calculated location quotients) in each industry. Includes all industries of the 2007 UK Standard Industrial Classification down to three-digit code industries.
The Spatial Distribution of Industries - Location Quotients Table (Excel sheet 1649Kb)
08-Nov-2012Table providing the location quotients for all industries down to three-digit code of the 2007 UK Standard Industrial Classification at local authority level.