This data is from the Business Register and Employment Survey (BRES) conducted by ONS. It surveys businesses and reports on the number of employees and people in employment. All values have been rounded to the nearest 100. Definition of terms Employees – An employee is anyone aged 16 years or over that an organisation directly pays from its payroll(s), in return for carrying out a full-time or part-time job or being on a training scheme. It excludes voluntary workers, self-employed, working owners who are not paid via PAYE Working Proprietors are sole traders, sole proprietors, partners and directors. This does not apply to registered charities Employment = employees + working proprietors Part time – those working 30 hours or less per week Full time – those working more than 30 hours per week Figures marked “-” have been suppressed BRES is a business survey which collects employment information. Users should be aware that the data presented are estimates, subject to both sampling errors (arising from the fact that the BRES is a survey, not a census) and non-sampling errors.
Further information: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/bus-register/business-register-employment-survey/2012-provisional/stb-bres–2012-provisional.html
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Authoring Entity: ONS
Producer: Milton Keynes Council
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Date of Production: 2013-10-25