An increase in enterprise births in September 2011Enterprise births - September 2011

In September 2011, the number of enterprise births increased compared to August: +5.4% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); +25.7% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

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No 252
Paru le : 18/10/2011
Prochaine parution le : 14/12/2017 at 08:45 - November 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 September 2011, the number of enterprise births increased compared to August: +5.4% for enterprise births excluding self-managed enterprises (seasonally and working-day adjusted data); +25.7% when the number of self-managed enterprises (raw data) is added.

-8% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The amount of entries, added up July, August and September 2011, decreased by 8.0% compared to the same quarter one year before.

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

-10.6% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of births decreased by 10.6% year-on-year.

218,533 self-managed enterprises since the beginning of 2011

From January to September 2011, one out of every two births enterprises were self-managed enterprises (218,533).

tab0EN – Self-managed entreprise births

Raw data
Self-managed entreprise births
June 2011 July 2011 Aug. 2011 Sept. 2011
24 746 20 584 18 425 27 858
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Enterprise births by month

Enterprise births by month
June 2011 July 2011 Aug. 2011 Sept. 2011
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 21 026 18 083 23 067 24 309
Variation [m-o-m] % -11.0 -14.0 27.6 5.4
Incl. self-managed enterprises (in raw data) 45 772 38 667 41 492 52 167
Variation [m-o-m] % -6.5 -15.5 7.3 25.7
  • * 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- September 2011 January- September 2010
Total -8.0 -10.6 413 310 473 472
Companies 1.7 1.4 124 622 122 234
Individual enterprises -11.6 -14.8 288 688 351 238
Of which self-managed -12.1 -17.2 218 533 275 685
  • * 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)