A decrease in enterprise births in July 2012Enterprise births - July 2012

In July 2012, the number of enterprise births decreased compared to June: -1% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); -7.8% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

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No 206
Paru le : 22/08/2012
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 July 2012, the number of enterprise births decreased compared to June: -1% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); -7.8% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

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

The amount of entries added up May, June and July 2012 slightly increased compared to the same months one year before (+1.2%).

The sectors that most contributed to that increase were “education; human health and social work activities” and construction.

-2% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of births decreased by 2% year-on-year.

187,170 self-managed enterprises since the beginning of 2012

For the first seven months of 2012, one out of every two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (187,170).

tab0EN – Self-managed entreprise births

Raw data
Self-managed entreprise births
April 2012 May 2012 June 2012 July 2012
25 796 25 139 27 189 23 682
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Enterprise births by month

Enterprise births by month
April 2012 May 2012 June 2012 July 2012
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 19 910 19 993 20 279 20 074
Variation [m-o-m] % -3.8 0.4 1.4 -1.0
Incl., in raw data, self-managed enterprises 45 706 45 132 47 468 43 756
Variation [m-o-m] % -10.2 -1.3 5.2 -7.8
  • * 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- July 2012 January- July 2011
Total 1.2 -2.0 336 963 329 439
Companies -3.8 -0.7 98 483 100 778
Individual enterprises 3.4 -2.5 238 480 228 661
Of which self-managed 7.6 -0.6 187 170 172 250
  • * 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)