NI Census of Employment

General Information

Data type Survey data
Country Northern Ireland
Years 2009-present
Data depositor Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment
Principal investigator NISRA Department of Finance and Personnel
Analysis unit A statutory enquiry of all non-agricultural business employers in Northern Ireland. Businesses are primarily identified on the basis that they have either a VAT or PAYE registration.
Spatial unit District Council Area
Sampling method No sampling (total universe)
Data collection method Postal survey
Reference number
Cost No
Available documentation
Notes Excludes the self-employed without employees and homeworkers

Variable Information - About the business

Number of employees in business
Legal status of business
VAT registration status
Annual turnover
Type of business Not specified
Number of clients
Home based No
Home-based measurement 1
Survey Response items 1
Home-based measurement 2
Survey Response items 2

Variable Information - About the owner

Self employed No
Employee director No
Employs others No
Subcontractor No