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Subtopic: Local Units by Size and Number

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  • Big developments provide work for London 08-Aug-2013
    In recent years some of London’s big developments have created work for employees in both large enterprises and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), according to analysis of Inter-Departmental Business Register. The total number of employees in the Canary Wharf area almost quadrupled between 2001 and 2012, from 27,400 to 100,500 while the number of employees in the area of the Westfield centre in West London rose from 8,000 to 15,100 between 2008 and 2012. Both developments boosted employment in SMEs as well as large enterprises.
  • UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2011 05-Oct-2011
    Tables on local units and enterprises by geography, industry, legal status and employment size band. Additional tables at enterprise level by age of business and turnover size band.
  • UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2010 - Summary 27-Sep-2010
    Tables on local units and enterprises by geography, industry, legal status and employment size band. Additional tables at enterprise level by age of business and turnover size band.

Latest Publications

  • UK Business: Activity, Size and Location - 2013 03-Oct-2013
    Tables on local units and enterprises by geography, industry, legal status and employment size band. Additional tables at enterprise level by age of business and turnover size band.
  • Small and Large Firms in London, 2001 to 2012 08-Aug-2013
    Presents analysis of nearly one thousand small areas within London showing the number of employees working for businesses with fewer than 250 employees in the UK (small- and medium-sized enterprises, or SMEs) and for businesses with 250 or more employees in the UK (large enterprises). The release includes numbers of SMEs and large firms in these small areas of London. The figures are calculated using data from the Inter-Departmental Business Register (IDBR) for the period 2001 to 2012.
  • Size of Firms in London, 2001 to 2012 19-Jul-2013
    This article presents analysis of numbers of workplaces and employees in London and its 33 local authorities, broken down by enterprise size band and SIC 2007 industry sector, for the period 2001 to 2012. The figures are calculated using data from the Inter-Departmental Business Register (IDBR). Although workplaces and employees are counted at local level, the methodology uses enterprise size bands that are based on numbers of employees working for the enterprise in the UK as a whole. Thus it is possible answer questions like ‘How many employees work for large retailers in Tower Hamlets?’ and ‘How has this changed over the past decade?’
  • UK Business Pre-Release Access List, 2012 (Pdf 25Kb) 03-Oct-2012
    This document lists those persons who have been granted pre-release access to UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2012 tables.
  • UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2011 pre-release access list (Pdf 28Kb) 05-Oct-2011
    This document lists those persons who have been granted pre-release access to UK Business: Activity, Size and Location 2011 tables.
  • UK Business: Activity, Size and Location, 2010 (Pdf 1342Kb) 27-Sep-2010
    The data contained in this publication are produced from a snapshot of the Inter Departmental Business Register (IDBR) taken on 22 March 2010. The IDBR contains information on VAT traders and PAYE employers in a statistical register.

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