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Company Formations in 2017: Buckinghamshire

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???? Businesses formed in Buckinghamshire during 2017

3.4% more companies in Buckinghamshire compared to 2016

New businesses in Buckinghamshire mapped

Aylesbury Vale 1,422 formed

Chiltern 985 formed

Milton Keynes 2,916 formed

South Bucks 1,079 formed

Wycombe 1,582 formed

Companies formed in 2017 league table

The counties in England where most companies are formed, and how Buckinghamshire compares.

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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2016: 1st
London
205,527
2nd 2016: 2nd
Greater Manchester
31,124
3rd 2016: 3rd
West Midlands
26,802
4th 2016: 4th
West Yorkshire
16,604
5th 2016: 6th
Essex
15,922
17th 2016: 17th
Buckinghamshire
7,992
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2016: 1st
London
205,527
7th 2016: 5th
Hertfordshire
13,752
14th 2016: 22nd
Northamptonshire
9,958
15th 2016: 16th
Berkshire
8,679
17th 2016: 17th
Buckinghamshire
7,992
23rd 2016: 10th
Bedfordshire
6,469
37th 2016: 36th
Oxfordshire
4,612
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2016: 1st
London
205,527
2nd 2016: 2nd
Greater Manchester
31,124
3rd 2016: 3rd
West Midlands
26,802
4th 2016: 4th
West Yorkshire
16,604
5th 2016: 6th
Essex
15,922
6th 2016: 8th
Kent
14,860
7th 2016: 5th
Hertfordshire
13,752
8th 2016: 9th
Hampshire
13,642
9th 2016: 7th
Cheshire
11,619
10th 2016: 13th
Merseyside
11,016
11th 2016: 12th
Surrey
11,009
12th 2016: 14th
Lancashire
10,646
13th 2016: 18th
Leicestershire
10,566
14th 2016: 22nd
Northamptonshire
9,958
15th 2016: 16th
Berkshire
8,679
16th 2016: 15th
South Yorkshire
8,325
17th 2016: 17th
Buckinghamshire
7,992
18th 2016: 24th
Worcestershire
7,804
19th 2016: 20th
East Sussex
7,318
20th 2016: 19th
Dorset
7,242
21st 2016: 23rd
Nottinghamshire
6,937
22nd 2016: 25th
North Yorkshire
6,766
23rd 2016: 10th
Bedfordshire
6,469
24th 2016: 21st
Staffordshire
6,449
25th 2016: 28th
Cambridgeshire
6,384
26th 2016: 26th
Tyne and Wear
6,166
27th 2016: 27th
Derbyshire
5,803
28th 2016: 30th
Devon
5,615
29th 2016: 29th
West Sussex
5,598
30th 2016: 32nd
Gloucestershire
5,447
31st 2016: 31st
Lincolnshire
5,414
32nd 2016: 33rd
Somerset
5,329
33rd 2016: 11th
Wiltshire
5,227
34th 2016: 34th
Bristol
4,744
35th 2016: 39th
East Riding of Yorkshire
4,646
36th 2016: 35th
Warwickshire
4,617
37th 2016: 36th
Oxfordshire
4,612
38th 2016: 37th
Norfolk
4,399
39th 2016: 38th
Suffolk
4,145
40th 2016: 40th
Durham
4,077
41st 2016: 42nd
Cornwall
2,665
42nd 2016: 41st
Shropshire
2,474
43rd 2016: 43rd
Cumbria
2,215
44th 2016: 44th
Northumberland
1,360
45th 2016: 45th
Herefordshire
906
46th 2016: 46th
Isle of Wight
528
47th 2016: 47th
Rutland
186

New incorporations in 2017 per 1000 Man standing people

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In Buckinghamshire

10.6

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Type of companies formed in Buckinghamshire breakdown

97% Private Limited Companies (7,773 companies)

3% Other company types (219 companies)

Other company types breakdown (219 companies)

Total companies in Buckinghamshire by the end of 2017

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Businesses formed in Buckinghamshire during 2017

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Businesses dissolved in Buckinghamshire during 2017

meaning there is a total of

64,538

businesses registered in Buckinghamshire at the end of 2017.

3.4% more companies in Buckinghamshire compared to 2016

Surrounding counties 2017 breakdown & comparison

Hertfordshire

105,506 total businesses
13,752 formed in 2017
11,826 dissolved in 2017

Northamptonshire

46,778 total businesses
9,958 formed in 2017
4,930 dissolved in 2017

Oxfordshire

39,736 total businesses
4,612 formed in 2017
3,390 dissolved in 2017

London

1,114,699 total businesses
205,527 formed in 2017
153,566 dissolved in 2017

Bedfordshire

38,894 total businesses
6,469 formed in 2017
11,232 dissolved in 2017

Berkshire

66,738 total businesses
8,679 formed in 2017
7,336 dissolved in 2017

Buckinghamshire

64,538 total businesses
7,992 formed in 2017
6,695 dissolved in 2017

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Ward breakdown data for

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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Aston Clinton & Stoke Mandeville
42
64
22
Bedgrove
14
26
12
Buckingham North
66
93
27
Buckingham South
35
57
22
Central & Walton
76
101
25
Coldharbour
30
47
17
Edlesborough
22
45
23
Elmhurst
31
42
11
Gatehouse
111
133
22
Great Brickhill & Newton Longville
45
58
13
Great Horwood
34
38
4
Grendon Underwood & Brill
44
49
5
Haddenham & Stone
96
56
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Long Crendon
13
14
1
Luffield Abbey
9
19
10
Mandeville & Elm Farm
45
44
-1
Marsh Gibbon
12
26
14
Oakfield & Bierton
36
49
13
Oakley
12
17
5
Pitstone & Cheddington
27
25
-2
Quainton
10
15
5
Riverside
51
88
37
Southcourt
28
33
5
Steeple Claydon
7
19
12
Stewkley
14
18
4
Tingewick
23
30
7
Waddesdon
16
14
-2
Walton Court & Hawkslade
20
17
-3
Watermead
7
16
9
Wendover & Halton
49
64
15
Wing
15
24
9
Wingrave
44
35
-9
Winslow
80
46
-34
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Amersham Common
25
33
8
Amersham Town
29
41
12
Amersham-on-the-Hill
69
78
9
Asheridge Vale and Lowndes
19
30
11
Ashley Green Latimer and Chenies
20
24
4
Austenwood
21
47
26
Ballinger South Heath and Chartridge
23
22
-1
Central
64
76
12
Chalfont Common
31
29
-2
Chalfont St Giles
43
55
12
Chesham Bois and Weedon Hill
21
43
22
Cholesbury The Lee and Bellingdon
17
21
4
Chorleywood North & Sarratt
2
0
-2
Gold Hill
13
16
3
Great Missenden
33
21
-12
Hilltop and Townsend
27
31
4
Holmer Green
31
23
-8
Little Chalfont
51
82
31
Little Missenden
8
11
3
Newtown
12
37
25
Penn and Coleshill
46
79
33
Prestwood and Heath End
25
41
16
Ridgeway
7
8
1
Seer Green
18
14
-4
St Mary's and Waterside
107
100
-7
Vale
11
23
12
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Bletchley East
260
259
-1
Bletchley Park
105
127
22
Bletchley West
50
77
27
Bradwell
99
146
47
Broughton
161
193
32
Campbell Park & Old Woughton
85
112
27
Central Milton Keynes
394
364
-30
Danesborough & Walton
91
112
21
Loughton & Shenley
169
151
-18
Monkston
89
140
51
Newport Pagnell North & Hanslope
84
90
6
Newport Pagnell South
147
178
31
Olney
85
109
24
Shenley Brook End
104
104
0
Stantonbury
137
150
13
Stony Stratford
115
178
63
Tattenhoe
93
106
13
Wolverton
166
186
20
Woughton & Fishermead
109
134
25
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Beaconsfield North
26
41
15
Beaconsfield South
92
187
95
Beaconsfield West
55
61
6
Burnham Church & Beeches
118
139
21
Burnham Lent Rise & Taplow
63
75
12
Denham
76
102
26
Farnham & Hedgerley
55
59
4
Gerrards Cross
114
180
66
Iver Heath
44
55
11
Iver Village & Richings Park
59
108
49
Stoke Poges
40
43
3
Wexham & Fulmer
31
29
-2
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Abbey
154
238
84
Bledlow and Bradenham
17
22
5
Booker and Cressex
22
24
2
Bourne End-cum-Hedsor
38
55
17
Bowerdean
19
47
28
Chiltern Rise
33
28
-5
Disraeli
73
69
-4
Downley and Plomer Hill
10
24
14
Flackwell Heath and Little Marlow
31
27
-4
Greater Hughenden
35
53
18
Greater Marlow
45
28
-17
Hambleden Valley
18
16
-2
Hazlemere North
14
26
12
Hazlemere South
32
32
0
Icknield
10
57
47
Lacey Green Speen and the Hampdens
7
10
3
Marlow North and West
86
115
29
Marlow South East
196
74
-122
Micklefield
13
30
17
Oakridge and Castlefield
95
145
50
Ryemead
43
65
22
Sands
30
34
4
Stokenchurch and Radnage
33
34
1
Terriers and Amersham Hill
86
75
-11
The Risboroughs
78
88
10
The Wooburns
39
43
4
Totteridge
22
30
8
Tylers Green and Loudwater
148
93
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Total companies 2017 league table

The counties in England where the most existing companies were based at the end of 2017 and how Buckinghamshire compares to them.

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County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2016: 1st
London
1,114,699
2nd 2016: 2nd
Greater Manchester
177,360
3rd 2016: 3rd
West Midlands
159,647
4th 2016: 4th
Essex
116,669
5th 2016: 5th
West Yorkshire
113,471
14th 2016: 14th
Buckinghamshire
64,538
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2016: 1st
London
1,114,699
7th 2016: 6th
Hertfordshire
105,506
12th 2016: 12th
Berkshire
66,738
14th 2016: 14th
Buckinghamshire
64,538
26th 2016: 31st
Northamptonshire
46,778
31st 2016: 33rd
Oxfordshire
39,736
32nd 2016: 26th
Bedfordshire
38,894
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2016: 1st
London
1,114,699
2nd 2016: 2nd
Greater Manchester
177,360
3rd 2016: 3rd
West Midlands
159,647
4th 2016: 4th
Essex
116,669
5th 2016: 5th
West Yorkshire
113,471
6th 2016: 7th
Hampshire
106,588
7th 2016: 6th
Hertfordshire
105,506
8th 2016: 8th
Kent
105,182
9th 2016: 9th
Surrey
96,847
10th 2016: 10th
Cheshire
76,254
11th 2016: 11th
Lancashire
71,294
12th 2016: 12th
Berkshire
66,738
13th 2016: 13th
East Sussex
64,805
14th 2016: 14th
Buckinghamshire
64,538
15th 2016: 15th
Merseyside
63,781
16th 2016: 17th
Leicestershire
57,830
17th 2016: 16th
South Yorkshire
56,932
18th 2016: 18th
Dorset
52,411
19th 2016: 20th
North Yorkshire
50,798
20th 2016: 19th
West Sussex
49,845
21st 2016: 21st
Gloucestershire
49,129
22nd 2016: 22nd
Devon
48,848
23rd 2016: 23rd
Staffordshire
47,930
24th 2016: 24th
Somerset
47,912
25th 2016: 25th
Nottinghamshire
47,771
26th 2016: 31st
Northamptonshire
46,778
27th 2016: 28th
Cambridgeshire
46,059
28th 2016: 27th
Derbyshire
44,849
29th 2016: 30th
Lincolnshire
41,976
30th 2016: 32nd
Tyne and Wear
40,273
31st 2016: 33rd
Oxfordshire
39,736
32nd 2016: 26th
Bedfordshire
38,894
33rd 2016: 36th
Worcestershire
38,764
34th 2016: 29th
Wiltshire
36,977
35th 2016: 34th
Norfolk
36,459
36th 2016: 35th
Warwickshire
35,844
37th 2016: 37th
Suffolk
33,994
38th 2016: 38th
Bristol
32,106
39th 2016: 39th
Durham
26,562
40th 2016: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
25,585
41st 2016: 41st
Shropshire
21,473
42nd 2016: 43rd
Cornwall
20,746
43rd 2016: 42nd
Cumbria
20,316
44th 2016: 44th
Northumberland
10,100
45th 2016: 45th
Herefordshire
8,627
46th 2016: 46th
Isle of Wight
5,125
47th 2016: 47th
Rutland
1,797

Total companies at the end of 2017 per 1000 Person people

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85.3

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The last 5 years

How the total number of companies in Buckinghamshire has changed over the last 5 years as new companies have been formed and some existing companies dissolved.

2013

7,727 formed

4,734 dissolved

2014

8,157 formed

5,368 dissolved

2015

8,249 formed

5,489 dissolved

2016

8,523 formed

6,466 dissolved

2017

7,992 formed

6,695 dissolved

Overall growth compared to previous year

5.2% vs 2013

5.6% vs 2014

5.2% vs 2015

3.4% vs 2016