Figure 11: Distribution of firm level productivity (gross value added (GVA) per worker) in the non-financial business economy
NUTS1 regions, 2014
Source: Office for National Statistics
Negative values for gross value added per worker are caused by some firms reporting purchases which exceed their turnover. This reflects operating losses and results in negative value added per worker.
The non-financial business sector does not include the finance or agriculture sectors and also excludes the public sector.