Current economic climate as an obstacle to UK small and medium enterprises in 2018

Small and medium enterprises' (SME) expectations of the extent to which the current economic climate will be an obstacle to running the business in the next 12 months in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2nd quarter 2018, by enterprise size*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 10, 2019
Current economic climate as an obstacle to UK small and medium enterprises in 2018 This statistic displays the expectations of small and medium enterprises (SME) for the extent to which the current economic climate will be an obstacle to running the business in the next 12 months in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2nd quarter 2018, by enterprise size. During the survey period, it was found that 15 percent of all SMEs expected the current economic climate to be a major obstacle.
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Small and medium enterprises' (SME) expectations of the extent to which the current economic climate will be an obstacle to running the business in the next 12 months in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2nd quarter 2018, by enterprise size*

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Major obstacleModerate obstacleLimited obstacle
0 employees15%35%48%
1-9 employees16%35%46%
10-49 employees14%41%42%
50-249 employees4%19%74%
All15%35%48%
Major obstacleModerate obstacleLimited obstacle
0 employees15%35%48%
1-9 employees16%35%46%
10-49 employees14%41%42%
50-249 employees4%19%74%
All15%35%48%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 10, 2019
This statistic displays the expectations of small and medium enterprises (SME) for the extent to which the current economic climate will be an obstacle to running the business in the next 12 months in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2nd quarter 2018, by enterprise size. During the survey period, it was found that 15 percent of all SMEs expected the current economic climate to be a major obstacle.
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