How important is China to the UK economy?
09-Jun-2015The prominence of China in the global economy has changed markedly over the last 20 years
How do parliamentary constituencies vary?
26-Mar-2015The latest interactive maps can be used to explore parliamentary constituencies in England and Wales, Great Britain and the United Kingdom.
How do parliamentary constituencies vary in Great Britain?
02-Oct-2014Key features of parliamentary constituencies in Great Britain from an interactive map.
Big developments provide work for London
08-Aug-2013In 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.
Regional Profile of North East - Economy, June 2013
19-Jun-2013Key facts and figures about the economy, employment and unemployment for the North East region.
Regional Profile of North West - Economy, June 2013
19-Jun-2013Key facts and figures about the economy, employment and unemployment for the North West region.
Identifying Science and Technology Businesses in Official Statistics
13-Feb-2015A proposed classification for Science and Technology (S&T) businesses in official data sources to better understand the contribution that they make to the economy.
Business Demography, 2013
27-Nov-2014This statistical bulletin contains headline figures and commentary from the Business Demography 2013 publication. This product includes births, deaths and survivals of UK enterprises. The active stock of businesses is also shown, so that birth and death rates can be calculated.
UK Business: Activity, Size and Location, 2014
29-Oct-2014A count of UK business enterprises and local units from an Inter Departmental Business Register (IDBR) snapshot taken on 14 March 2014, headline figures and commentary.
Business Demography, 2012
27-Nov-2013This statistical bulletin contains headline figures and commentary from the Business Demography 2012 publication.
UK Business: Activity, Size and Location - 2013
03-Oct-2013Tables 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-2013Presents 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.
Data for interactive map (Excel sheet 164Kb)
26-Mar-2015Excel workbook containing data for 10 variables at parliamentary constituency level.
Science and Technology Classification (Excel sheet 328Kb)
13-Feb-2015The full list of UK Standard Industrial Classification of Economic Activities 2007 (SIC07) codes and comparison between different classifications, with identifiers to categorise all 5-digit SIC07 codes according to the Science and Technology classification.
Business Demography 2013 (Excel sheet 1723Kb)
27-Nov-2014Births, deaths and survivals of businesses in the UK in 2013, by geographical areas and standard industrial classification groups, from the Business Demography publication
Data for Interactive Map (Excel sheet 184Kb)
02-Oct-2014Excel workbook containing data for six variables at parliamentary constituency level.
Business Demography, 2012 (Excel sheet 1881Kb)
27-Nov-2013These tables are associated with the Business Demography 2012 publication. They contain information on births,deaths and survivals of UK companies.
UK Business: Activity, Size and Location, 2013 (Excel sheet 2802Kb)
03-Oct-2013The data contained in these tables are numbers of enterprises and local units produced from a snapshot of the Inter Departmental Business Register (IDBR) taken on 12 March 2013. The publication contains tables on local units and enterprises by geography, industry, legal status and employment size band. Additional tables at enterprise level provide information by age of business and turnover size band.