Increase in business start-ups in July 2014Enterprise births - July 2014

In July 2014, the number of business start-ups including self-managed enterprises seasonally and working-day adjusted data (sa-wda) went up compared to June: +.3.5% for all business starts-up and +1.8% excluding self-managed enterprises.

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Paru le : 26/08/2014
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In July 2014, the number of business start-ups including self-managed enterprises seasonally and working-day adjusted data (sa-wda) went up compared to June: +.3.5% for all business starts-up and +1.8% excluding self-managed enterprises.

+1.5% year-on-year (quarterly basis)

The amount of entries added up in the last three months increased compared to the same months one year before (+1.5%), specially for companies (+3.1%).

The sectors that most contributed to that growth were business support activities; education, health and social work activities and also accommodation, food and be-verage service activities.

+1.1% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of business start-ups rose by 1.1% year-on-year, especially the number of companies increased (+3.1%).

More than half of the creations are self-managed enterprises

In July 2014, 50.9% of business set-ups over the last twelve months were self-managed enterprises.

tab0EN – Business set-ups distribution by type %

Raw data moving total over 12 months
Business set-ups distribution by type %
May 2014 June 2014 July 2014
Companies 29,9 30,0 29,9
Individual enterprises 19,3 19,2 19,2
Self-managed business 50,8 50,8 50,9
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab1EN – Business set-ups by month

Business set-ups by month
April 2014 May 2014 June 2014 July 2014
Excl. self-managed enterprises (sa-wda *) 22 912 22 622 22 449 22 843
Variation [m-o-m] % 2.6 -1.3 -0.8 1.8
Incl., self-managed enterprises 46 172 45 443 45 403 46 990
Variation [m-o-m] % 2.1 -1.6 -0.1 3.5
  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

tab2EN – Business start-ups by type

Raw data
Business start-ups by type
Moving total % change* Moving total Moving total
over 3 months over 12 months January- July 2014 January- July 2013
Total 1.5 1.1 332 012 325 645
Companies 3.1 3.1 100 740 96 798
Individual enterprises 0.8 0.2 231 272 228 847
Of which self-managed 2.3 -2.8 167 635 165 202
  • * Total of business start-ups during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier
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  • Source: INSEE (Sirene)

Graph1EN – Business start-ups

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