The fastest growing sectors in the UK economy
From environmental policy to digital disruption and changing workplace trends, the report also analyses the underlying drivers of growth of market-leading businesses, using a survey of more than 1,500 UK enterprises across different sectors.
Key findings of the report include:
- The scientific, admin, professional and support services sector is set to more than double in size over the next 20 years,
- The transport and communications sector will create 120 new jobs a day until 2038, with technology and environmental changes being a major driver,
- The health and social work sector will become the UK’s fifth largest sector as it grows to meet the demands of an ageing population,
- Environmental concerns and new technology will be core drivers of growth across all sectors of the UK over the long term.
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