Quarterly Economic Survey (QES)

General Information

Data type Survey data
Country UK
Years 1989-present
Data depositor The British Chambers of Commerce
Principal investigator The British Chambers of Commerce
Analysis unit
Spatial unit UK Regions
Sampling method
Data collection method Online and postal surveys
Weight Yes
Access http://www.economicsurvey.org.uk
Reference number
Cost No
Available documentation http://www.britishchambers.org.uk/policy-maker/policy-reports-and-publications/q2-2015-quarterly-economic-survey.html
Notes The British Chambers of Commerce Quarterly Economic Survey surveys approximately 7,500 business. Total responses are weighted according to the actual distribution of companies by size within each region and nation, and each region and nation of the UK is similarly weighted within the national aggregates.

Variable Information - About the business

Number of employees in business Yes
Legal status of business No
VAT registration status No
Annual turnover No
Type of business Not specified
Number of clients No
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