Dataset

VAT registered businesses: total stock, registrations and de-registrations by broad industry group

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Total stock of VAT-registered businesses and number of VAT-registered businesses recorded as registering and de-registering during a calendar year, broken down by broad industry group

Source: Business Registers Unit (BRU)

Publisher: Business Registers Unit (BRU)

Geographies: Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National

Geographic coverage: UK

Time coverage: 1994 to 2008

Type of data: Administrative data

Update frequency: Annually
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-1299
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 000000:
Update frequency: Annually
Temporal coverage from: 1994
Precision: Tends to undercount small businesses because it is a survey based on the list of companies that are liable to pay VAT (turnover threshold of 55,000 pounds).
Source: Business Registers Unit (BRU)
Temporal coverage to: 2008