Business statistics

Various statistics regarding Northern Ireland business including access to finance, carbon emissions, research and development, the Annual Business Inquiry and the Inter-Departmental Business Register.

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Annual Business Inquiry

Details on the conduct and results of the Northern Ireland Annual Business Inquiry.



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Broad Economy Sales and Exports Statistics

The BESES is an experimental annual measure of local businesses’ sales to markets outside Northern Ireland.

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Research and Development

The Northern Ireland Research & Development Survey provides information on the level of R&D activity in Northern Ireland.
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Inter Departmental Business Register

Details and background of the IDBR, which contains information on all businesses in the UK which are VAT registered and/or operating a PAYE scheme.

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