Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and Electronic Commerce

General Information

Data type Survey data
Country Great Britain
Years 2000
Data depositor Daniel, E., Cranfield School of Management. Information Systems Research Centre
Principal investigator Daniel, E., Cranfield School of Management. Information Systems Research Centre
Analysis unit Companies - small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with less than 250 employees, throughout Great Britain, during March-April, 2000
Spatial unit
Sampling method Samples from a database of SMEs held internally by Cranfield SoM and company details purchased from a commercial database company
Data collection method Postal survey
Weight
Access UK Data Service
Reference number SN 4353
Cost No
Available documentation http://discover.ukdataservice.ac.uk/catalogue/?sn=4353&type=Data%20catalogue
Notes

Variable Information - About the business

Number of employees in business Yes
Legal status of business No
VAT registration status No
Annual turnover Yes
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 Yes
Employs others No
Subcontractor No