4,211 companies formed

UK  900,006 companies formed in the UK in total View national statistics

Number of companies in the East Riding of Yorkshire hits a record high

The East Riding of Yorkshire ended 2023 with more companies than ever before – despite a small drop in company formations compared to 2022.

There were 4,211 company formation in 2023, which more or less kept level with 4,233 the previous year. This allowed the county to end 2023 with an all-time high of 30,108 companies.

Our infographic of 2023 company incorporation activity in the East Riding gives further details about companies formed in the county during the year and how it compares with the performance of other counties in England.

If you’d like to start a new company in the East Riding, you’ll find our simple online company registration service helpful.