Enterprises births down in July 2009Enterprise births - July 2009

In July 2009, the number of enterprises births declined by 8.9% compared to June (seasonally and working-day adjusted data).

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Paru le : 19/08/2009
Prochaine parution le : 14/12/2017 at 08:45 - November 2017

In July 2009, the number of enterprises births declined by 8.9% compared to June (seasonally and working-day adjusted data).

This decrease is mostly due to the construction sector and to wholesale and retail trade.

N.B.: these data include self-managed enterprises.

+75.7% quarter-on-quarter

During the last three months, entries went up +75.7% compared to the same months a year earlier. Service activities and wholesale and retail trade were the sectors that most contributed to that raise.

178,340 self-managed enterprises at the end of July 2009

From January to July 2009, more than one out of two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (178,340).

Graph1ENG – Births enterprises – s.a. and w-d.a. data

Tableau 1 – Births enterprises from April to July

s.a. and w-d.a. data*
Births enterprises from April to July
April 2009 May 2009 June 2009 July 2009
Number 49 585 48 346 51 068 46 530
Variation (m-o-m) % 5.8 -2.5 5.6 -8.9
  • * seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: INSEE (SIRENE)

Tableau 2 – Births enterprises by type

Raw data
Births enterprises by type
Moving total % change* on Moving total Moving total
3 months 12 months January-July 2009 January-July 2008
Total 75.7 34.3 337 568 182 963
Companies -11.6 -10.5 90 046 88 076
Individual enterprises 161.7 76.8 247 522 94 887
Of which self-managed // // 178 340 //
  • * Total of enterprises births during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier.
  • Source: INSEE (SIRENE)