2,968 companies formed

UK  586,784 companies formed in the UK in total  View national statistics

More businesses than ever in East Yorkshire after record year for new companies

2014 was a record year for new company formation in East Yorkshire with nearly 3,000 formed in the county, 1,281 of these being companies started in Hull.

After taking account companies dissolved in the county, there’s 4.6% more companies in East Yorkshire than a year ago and 24% more than 5 years previously.

Our infographic illustrates company formations in the East Riding of Yorkshire and compares its performance with other counties.