An increase in enterprise births in December 2009Enterprises births - december 2009

Warning: From the current issue, only enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (SME) serie is seasonally adjusted. In order to get the total of enterprise births, the raw number of SME is added. The SME serie is too short to be properly deseasonalized.

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No 16
Paru le : 19/01/2010
Prochaine parution le : 13/10/2017 at 08:45 - September 2017

Warning : From the current issue, only enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (SME) serie is seasonally adjusted. In order to get the total of enterprise births, the raw number of SME is added. The SME serie is too short to be properly deseasonalized.

In December 2009, the number of enterprise births increased compared to November : +22.7% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data) ; +9.5% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

+111.3% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The amount of entries, added up October, November and December 2009, went up 111.3% compared to the same quarter one year before.

The sectors that most contributed to that raise were service activities and wholesale and retail trade.

+75.1% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of births climbed by 75.1% year-on-year.

320,019 self-managed enterprises at the end of December 2009

From January to December 2009, more than one out of two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (320,019).

Graph1EN – Enterprise births

  • Source : INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Enterprise births from September to December

Enterprise births from September to December
Sept. 2009 Oct. 2009 Nov. 2009 Dec. 2009
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 24 329 20 596 22 194 27 221
Variation [m-o-m] % 20.4 -15.3 7.8 22.7
Incl. self-managed enterprises (in raw data) 56 106 53 229 50 809 55 634
Variation [m-o-m] % 37.8 -5.1 -4.5 9.5
  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source : INSEE (Sirene)

tab2EN – Enterprise births by type

Raw data
Enterprise births by type
Moving total % change* Moving total Moving total
on 3 months on 12 months January-December 2009 January-December 2008
Total 111.3 75.1 580 193 331 439
Companies 12.9 -5.9 152 303 161 808
Individual enterprises 210.3 152.2 427 890 169 631
Of which self-managed // // 320 019 //
  • * Total of enterprises births during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier.
  • // = meaningless.
  • Source : INSEE (Sirene)