Surveys, market research and statistics
Use our sources to inform your business decisions:
- Manchester Intelligence Hub provides socio-economic statistics about our city
- The 2014 Manchester Business Survey explores business performance across employment, recruitment and skills, apprenticeships, innovation, international trade and local trading conditions.
- Central Library's Ask About Business service and Business and Intellectual Property Centre (BIPC) have a wealth of resources for aspiring entrepreneurs and existing employers including market research, company databases, advice on patents, designs and trademarks.