GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

United Kingdom Industry Statistics

The United Kingdom has a diverse industrial base including sectors such as finance, manufacturing, healthcare, and technology, contributing significantly to its economy.

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"London alone contributes nearly 23% of the UK’s total GDP."

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"In 2020, the digital sector contributed £151 billion to the UK economy."

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"The UK’s fashion industry is worth over £32 billion to the national economy."

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"The UK's telecommunication industry had a revenue of £31 billion in 2019."

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"The UK's defence industry contributes approximately £9.8 billion to the national GDP."

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"The UK is the ninth-largest manufacturing nation in the world."

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"The retail industry in the UK employs approximately 3 million people."

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"The construction industry in the UK employs around 3.1 million people."

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"The UK hospitality industry generates around £130 billion annually."

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"Export of UK’s services reached £324 billion in 2019."

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"The UK aerospace industry is the second-largest in the world, with annual turnover exceeding £31 billion."

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"The UK biotechnology sector has grown by nearly 65% since 2016."

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"The UK’s technology sector attracted over £29 billion in venture capital investment in 2021."

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"The automotive industry is the UK's third-largest exporter, generating around £82 billion annually."

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"The UK pharmaceutical industry was valued at over £60 billion in 2020."

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"The UK food and drink manufacturing industry is the largest manufacturing sector, constituting 19% of the total manufacturing sector by value."

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"British production of renewable energy made up 37.1% of the UK’s total energy generation in 2020."

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"The creative industries in the UK generate over £100 billion per year."

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"The manufacturing sector in the UK contributes approximately 10% to the national GDP."

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"The financial and insurance sector represents approximately 6.9% of the UK GVA."

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