Less enterprise births in June 2011Enterprise births - June 2011

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

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No 178
Paru le : 13/07/2011
Prochaine parution le : 16/01/2018 at 08:45 - December 2017

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

In June 2011, the number of enterprise births decreased compared to May: -10.8% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); -6.1% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

-10.6% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The amount of entries, added up April, May and June 2011, decreased by 10.6% compared to the same quarter one year before.

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

-8.7% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of births decreased by 8.7% year-on-year.

151,980 self-managed enterprises since the beginning of 2011

From January to June 2011, one out of every two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (151,980).

tab0EN – Self-managed entreprise births

Raw data
Self-managed entreprise births
March 2011 April 2011 May 2011 June 2011
28 610 24 347 25 426 24 962
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Enterprise births by month

Enterprise births by month
March 2011 April 2011 May 2011 June 2011
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 23 871 18 379 23 695 21 147
Variation [m-o-m] % 6.6 -23.0 28.9 -10.8
Incl. self-managed enterprises (in raw data) 52 481 42 726 49 121 46 109
Variation [m-o-m] % 10.7 -18.6 15.0 -6.1
  • * 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
over 3 months over 12 months January- June 2011 January- June 2010
Total -10.6 -8.7 289 218 338 006
Companies 1.2 2.9 87 483 85 595
Individual enterprises -14.8 -12.7 201 735 252 411
Of which self-managed -16.3 -15.1 151 980 199 646
  • * Total of enterprises births during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier
  • // = meaningless
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

Graph1EN – Enterprise births

  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)