An increase in enterprise births in June 2012Enterprise births - June 2012

In June 2012, the number of enterprise births increased compared to May: +1.8% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); +5.5% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

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No 178
Paru le : 13/07/2012
Prochaine parution le : 14/12/2017 at 08:45 - November 2017

Warning : Only enterprise births data excluding self-managed enterprises (SME) are seasonally adjusted. In February 2012, the seasonal adjustment model has been reviewed. 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 2012, the number of enterprise births increased compared to May: +1.8% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); +5.5% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

-1.2% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The amount of entries in the second quarter 2012 slightly decreased compared to the second quarter 2011 (-1.2%).

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

-3.2% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of births decreased by 3.2% year-on-year.

163,734 self-managed enterprises since the beginning of 2012

For the first six months of 2012, one out of every two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (163,734).

tab0EN – Self-managed entreprise births

Raw data
Self-managed entreprise births
March 2012 April 2012 May 2012 June 2012
30 179 25 796 25 224 27 350
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Enterprise births by month

Enterprise births by month
March 2012 April 2012 May 2012 June 2012
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 20 707 19 935 20 092 20 452
Variation [m-o-m] % 2.3 -3.7 0.8 1.8
Incl., in raw data, self-managed enterprises 50 886 45 731 45 316 47 802
Variation [m-o-m] % 8.1 -10.1 -0.9 5.5
  • * 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
over 3 months over 12 months January- June 2012 January- June 2011
Total -1.2 -3.2 293 231 288 710
Companies -5.1 -0.8 84 812 87 377
Individual enterprises 0.4 -4.2 208 419 201 333
Of which self-managed 5.3 -2.5 163 734 151 666
  • * 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)