8,381 companies formed

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

East Sussex enjoys a record year for new companies formed in 2014

2014 was a record year for company formations in East Sussex with 8,381 companies started in the county, including 4,528 in Brighton & Hove alone.

There are 6.2% more active companies in the county than at the start of 2014 and around 36% more than 5 years ago.

Our infographic breaks down the performance of East Sussex and compares it with other counties.