Community shops 2020 dataset

This is the anonymised dataset for the publication Community shops: a better form of business 2020 funded by the Power to Change Research Institute. It provides quantitative and qualitative information about the size, characteristics and performance of the community shops sector in the UK.

It is based on statutory data sourced from the Financial Conduct Authority and Companies House, together with electronic questionnaires, follow up telephone surveys, and additional information held by the Plunkett Foundation on every community pub going back more than 12 years.

This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. To view a copy of this license, visit This means the data is freely accessible to anyone to be used and shared as they wish. The data must be attributed to Power to Change.

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