An increase in enterprise births in November 2011Enterprises births - November 2011

In November 2011, the number of enterprise births decreased compared to October: +44.4% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); +20.6% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

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No 304
Paru le : 14/12/2011
Prochaine parution le : 13/10/2017 at 08:45 - September 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 November 2011, the number of enterprise births decreased compared to October: +44.4% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); +20.6% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

-8.8% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The amount of entries, added up September, October and November 2011, decreased by 8.8% compared to the same quarter one year before.

The sectors that most contributed to that decrease were service activities and household services.

-12.3% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of births decreased by 12.3% year-on-year.

270,614 self-managed enterprises since the beginning of 2011

From January to November 2011, one out of every two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (270,614).

tab0EN – Self-managed entreprise births

Raw data
Self-managed entreprise births
Aug. 2011 sept 2011 Oct. 2011 Nov. 2011
18 353 27 607 25 693 26 711
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Enterprise births by month

Enterprise births by month
Aug. 2011 sept 2011 Oct. 2011 Nov. 2011
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 23 002 24 143 18 090 26 113
Variation [m-o-m] % 27.2 5.0 -25.1 44.4
Incl., in raw data, self-managed enterprises 41 355 51 750 43 783 52 824
Variation [m-o-m] % 7.0 25.1 -15.4 20.6
  • * 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- November 2011 January- November 2010
Total -8.8 -12.3 506 188 576 646
Companies 2.4 1.6 151 461 148 427
Individual enterprises -12.6 -17.2 354 727 428 219
Of which self-managed -13.7 -20.0 270 614 337 456
  • * 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)