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Company Formations in 2018: Derbyshire

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???? Businesses formed in Derbyshire during 2018

4.0% more companies in Derbyshire compared to 2017

New businesses in Derbyshire mapped

Amber Valley 634 formed

Bolsover 384 formed

Chesterfield 494 formed

Derby 2,164 formed

Derbyshire Dales 362 formed

Erewash 607 formed

High Peak 571 formed

North East Derbyshire 432 formed

South Derbyshire 519 formed

Companies formed in 2018 league table

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

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Rank
County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2017: 1st
London
217,617
2nd 2017: 3rd
West Midlands
32,571
3rd 2017: 2nd
Greater Manchester
31,875
4th 2017: 4th
West Yorkshire
18,204
5th 2017: 5th
Essex
17,063
27th 2017: 27th
Derbyshire
6,167
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
3rd 2017: 2nd
Greater Manchester
31,875
4th 2017: 4th
West Yorkshire
18,204
9th 2017: 9th
Cheshire
13,259
15th 2017: 13th
Leicestershire
8,896
16th 2017: 16th
South Yorkshire
8,542
20th 2017: 21st
Nottinghamshire
7,429
26th 2017: 24th
Staffordshire
6,474
27th 2017: 27th
Derbyshire
6,167
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2017: 1st
London
217,617
2nd 2017: 3rd
West Midlands
32,571
3rd 2017: 2nd
Greater Manchester
31,875
4th 2017: 4th
West Yorkshire
18,204
5th 2017: 5th
Essex
17,063
6th 2017: 7th
Hertfordshire
15,554
7th 2017: 6th
Kent
15,057
8th 2017: 8th
Hampshire
14,244
9th 2017: 9th
Cheshire
13,259
10th 2017: 10th
Merseyside
11,451
11th 2017: 12th
Lancashire
11,291
12th 2017: 11th
Surrey
11,179
13th 2017: 15th
Berkshire
9,166
14th 2017: 17th
Buckinghamshire
8,915
15th 2017: 13th
Leicestershire
8,896
16th 2017: 16th
South Yorkshire
8,542
17th 2017: 20th
Dorset
8,314
18th 2017: 14th
Northamptonshire
7,630
19th 2017: 19th
East Sussex
7,462
20th 2017: 21st
Nottinghamshire
7,429
21st 2017: 23rd
Bedfordshire
7,013
22nd 2017: 18th
Worcestershire
6,889
23rd 2017: 22nd
North Yorkshire
6,822
24th 2017: 25th
Cambridgeshire
6,786
25th 2017: 26th
Tyne and Wear
6,669
26th 2017: 24th
Staffordshire
6,474
27th 2017: 27th
Derbyshire
6,167
28th 2017: 29th
West Sussex
6,048
29th 2017: 31st
Lincolnshire
5,910
30th 2017: 28th
Devon
5,908
31st 2017: 30th
Gloucestershire
5,719
32nd 2017: 32nd
Somerset
5,537
33rd 2017: 40th
Durham
5,223
34th 2017: 36th
Warwickshire
4,755
35th 2017: 34th
Bristol
4,635
36th 2017: 37th
Oxfordshire
4,631
37th 2017: 38th
Norfolk
4,542
38th 2017: 33rd
Wiltshire
4,348
39th 2017: 39th
Suffolk
4,292
40th 2017: 35th
East Riding of Yorkshire
3,195
41st 2017: 41st
Cornwall
2,829
42nd 2017: 42nd
Shropshire
2,634
43rd 2017: 43rd
Cumbria
2,259
44th 2017: 44th
Northumberland
1,422
45th 2017: 45th
Herefordshire
1,054
46th 2017: 46th
Isle of Wight
645
47th 2017: 47th
Rutland
198

New incorporations in 2018 per 1000 Man standing people

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6.0

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Type of companies formed in Derbyshire breakdown

97% Private Limited Companies (6,011 companies)

3% Other company types (156 companies)

Other company types breakdown (156 companies)

Total companies in Derbyshire by the end of 2018

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Businesses formed in Derbyshire during 2018

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Businesses dissolved in Derbyshire during 2018

meaning there is a total of

46,632

businesses registered in Derbyshire at the end of 2018.

4.0% more companies in Derbyshire compared to 2017

Surrounding counties 2018 breakdown & comparison

Leicestershire

60,027 total businesses
8,896 formed in 2018
8,358 dissolved in 2018

Staffordshire

48,752 total businesses
6,474 formed in 2018
4,877 dissolved in 2018

Nottinghamshire

50,491 total businesses
7,429 formed in 2018
6,039 dissolved in 2018

South Yorkshire

58,193 total businesses
8,542 formed in 2018
7,564 dissolved in 2018

Greater Manchester

184,396 total businesses
31,875 formed in 2018
29,277 dissolved in 2018

West Yorkshire

118,705 total businesses
18,204 formed in 2018
15,022 dissolved in 2018

Cheshire

78,274 total businesses
13,259 formed in 2018
8,582 dissolved in 2018

Derbyshire

46,632 total businesses
6,167 formed in 2018
4,379 dissolved in 2018

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Ward breakdown data for

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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Alfreton
25
55
30
Alport
7
9
2
Belper Central
39
57
18
Belper East
6
18
12
Belper North
17
17
0
Belper South
29
55
26
Codnor and Waingroves
15
23
8
Crich
11
11
0
Duffield
21
25
4
Heage and Ambergate
41
52
11
Heanor and Loscoe
11
22
11
Heanor East
11
13
2
Heanor West
26
47
21
Ironville and Riddings
9
11
2
Jacksdale
0
0
Kilburn Denby and Holbrook
20
26
6
Langley Mill and Aldercar
17
27
10
Ripley
30
50
20
Ripley and Marehay
17
17
0
Shipley Park Horsley and Horsley Woodhouse
28
32
4
Somercotes
12
22
10
South West Parishes
13
19
6
Swanwick
12
5
-7
Wingfield
10
21
11
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Barlborough
32
38
6
Blackwell
9
16
7
Bolsover North West
8
18
10
Bolsover South
14
13
-1
Bolsover West
5
12
7
Clowne North
14
13
-1
Clowne South
8
17
9
Elmton-with-Creswell
11
16
5
Pinxton
12
15
3
Pleasley
7
18
11
Scarcliffe
10
8
-2
Shirebrook East
3
12
9
Shirebrook Langwith
2
3
1
Shirebrook North West
6
7
1
Shirebrook South East
9
92
83
Shirebrook South West
7
6
-1
South Normanton East
6
19
13
South Normanton West
25
31
6
Tibshelf
11
16
5
Whitwell
6
14
8
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Barrow Hill and New Whittington
24
21
-3
Brimington North
11
13
2
Brimington South
16
14
-2
Brockwell
84
130
46
Dunston
60
47
-13
Hasland
13
22
9
Hollingwood and Inkersall
14
14
0
Holmebrook
22
12
-10
Linacre
10
14
4
Loundsley Green
8
3
-5
Lowgates and Woodthorpe
6
16
10
Middlecroft and Poolsbrook
12
15
3
Moor
14
14
0
Old Whittington
23
33
10
Rother
10
11
1
St Helen's
18
19
1
St Leonard's
94
56
-38
Walton
17
21
4
West
16
19
3
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Abbey
87
90
3
Allestree
41
57
16
Alvaston
163
219
56
Arboretum
351
414
63
Blagreaves
37
63
26
Boulton
36
52
16
Chaddesden
43
87
44
Chellaston
46
80
34
Darley
251
310
59
Derwent
44
75
31
Littleover
79
115
36
Mackworth
92
188
96
Mickleover
54
67
13
Normanton
65
113
48
Oakwood
33
53
20
Sinfin
51
98
47
Spondon
49
83
34
Stenson
12
37
25
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Ashbourne North
22
38
16
Ashbourne South
31
44
13
Bakewell
20
25
5
Bradwell
6
5
-1
Brailsford
12
11
-1
Calver
6
7
1
Carsington Water
5
13
8
Chatsworth
8
23
15
Clifton and Bradley
7
12
5
Darley Dale
22
13
-9
Dovedale and Parwich
6
8
2
Doveridge and Sudbury
4
7
3
Hartington and Taddington
5
4
-1
Hathersage and Eyam
15
22
7
Hulland
5
8
3
Lathkill and Bradford
6
5
-1
Litton and Longstone
8
10
2
Masson
11
19
8
Matlock All Saints
31
22
-9
Matlock St Giles
25
12
-13
Norbury
5
10
5
Stanton
5
3
-2
Tideswell
4
15
11
Winster and South Darley
7
8
1
Wirksworth
17
18
1
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Awsworth Road
13
30
17
Breaston
21
18
-3
Cotmanhay
5
12
7
Derby Road East
19
60
41
Derby Road West
13
28
15
Draycott & Risley
8
22
14
Hallam Fields
16
23
7
Kirk Hallam & Stanton-by-Dale
7
17
10
Larklands
18
46
28
Little Eaton & Stanley
29
24
-5
Little Hallam
53
42
-11
Long Eaton Central
50
65
15
Nottingham Road
32
71
39
Ockbrook & Borrowash
19
30
11
Sandiacre
28
33
5
Sawley
9
21
12
Shipley Park Horsley and Horsley Woodhouse
28
32
4
Shipley View
9
12
3
Spondon
49
83
34
West Hallam & Dale Abbey
21
19
-2
Wilsthorpe
24
34
10
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Barms
4
5
1
Blackbrook
18
14
-4
Burbage
7
7
0
Buxton Central
43
32
-11
Chapel East
8
9
1
Chapel West
12
22
10
Corbar
14
32
18
Cote Heath
11
7
-4
Dinting
5
11
6
Gamesley
3
5
2
Hadfield North
10
20
10
Hadfield South
11
22
11
Hartington and Taddington
5
4
-1
Hayfield
12
11
-1
Hope Valley
20
20
0
Howard Town
80
118
38
Limestone Peak
8
10
2
New Mills East
8
9
1
New Mills West
20
31
11
Old Glossop
11
28
17
Padfield
2
10
8
Sett
15
8
-7
Simmondley
17
14
-3
St John's
6
12
6
Stone Bench
8
9
1
Temple
3
6
3
Tintwistle
5
13
8
Whaley Bridge
54
83
29
Whitfield
6
3
-3
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Ashover
8
9
1
Barlow and Holmesfield
7
11
4
Brampton and Walton
13
19
6
Clay Cross North
18
46
28
Clay Cross South
6
7
1
Coal Aston
5
7
2
Dronfield North
19
32
13
Dronfield South
13
29
16
Dronfield Woodhouse
3
9
6
Eckington North
12
28
16
Eckington South
20
25
5
Gosforth Valley
12
20
8
Grassmoor
7
9
2
Holmewood and Heath
7
14
7
Killamarsh East
8
14
6
Killamarsh West
15
21
6
North Wingfield Central
9
16
7
Pilsley and Morton
13
20
7
Renishaw
11
8
-3
Ridgeway and Marsh Lane
8
4
-4
Shirland
16
17
1
Sutton
15
22
7
Tupton
7
19
12
Unstone
4
9
5
Wingerworth
18
17
-1
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Aston
33
56
23
Church Gresley
26
38
12
Etwall
15
23
8
Hatton
3
2
-1
Hilton
41
46
5
Linton
26
39
13
Melbourne
20
33
13
Midway
20
18
-2
Newhall and Stanton
14
20
6
Repton
29
33
4
Seales
17
20
3
Stenson
12
37
25
Swadlincote
53
88
35
Willington and Findern
18
21
3
Woodville
30
45
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Total companies 2018 league table

The counties in England where the most existing companies were based at the end of 2018 and how Derbyshire compares to them.

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Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2017: 1st
London
1,163,777
2nd 2017: 2nd
Greater Manchester
184,396
3rd 2017: 3rd
West Midlands
167,807
4th 2017: 4th
Essex
122,421
5th 2017: 5th
West Yorkshire
118,705
27th 2017: 28th
Derbyshire
46,632
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
2nd 2017: 2nd
Greater Manchester
184,396
5th 2017: 5th
West Yorkshire
118,705
10th 2017: 10th
Cheshire
78,274
16th 2017: 16th
Leicestershire
60,027
17th 2017: 17th
South Yorkshire
58,193
23rd 2017: 25th
Nottinghamshire
50,491
25th 2017: 23rd
Staffordshire
48,752
27th 2017: 28th
Derbyshire
46,632
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2017: 1st
London
1,163,777
2nd 2017: 2nd
Greater Manchester
184,396
3rd 2017: 3rd
West Midlands
167,807
4th 2017: 4th
Essex
122,421
5th 2017: 5th
West Yorkshire
118,705
6th 2017: 7th
Hertfordshire
111,063
7th 2017: 6th
Hampshire
110,793
8th 2017: 8th
Kent
108,910
9th 2017: 9th
Surrey
98,968
10th 2017: 10th
Cheshire
78,274
11th 2017: 11th
Lancashire
75,763
12th 2017: 14th
Buckinghamshire
69,301
13th 2017: 12th
Berkshire
68,855
14th 2017: 13th
East Sussex
66,405
15th 2017: 15th
Merseyside
65,551
16th 2017: 16th
Leicestershire
60,027
17th 2017: 17th
South Yorkshire
58,193
18th 2017: 18th
Dorset
56,307
19th 2017: 19th
North Yorkshire
52,860
20th 2017: 20th
West Sussex
51,556
21st 2017: 22nd
Devon
51,129
22nd 2017: 21st
Gloucestershire
50,643
23rd 2017: 25th
Nottinghamshire
50,491
24th 2017: 24th
Somerset
49,396
25th 2017: 23rd
Staffordshire
48,752
26th 2017: 27th
Cambridgeshire
48,390
27th 2017: 28th
Derbyshire
46,632
28th 2017: 26th
Northamptonshire
44,212
29th 2017: 29th
Lincolnshire
43,713
30th 2017: 30th
Tyne and Wear
42,534
31st 2017: 32nd
Bedfordshire
42,015
32nd 2017: 31st
Oxfordshire
40,930
33rd 2017: 33rd
Worcestershire
37,800
34th 2017: 35th
Norfolk
37,466
35th 2017: 36th
Warwickshire
37,025
36th 2017: 34th
Wiltshire
36,714
37th 2017: 37th
Suffolk
35,510
38th 2017: 38th
Bristol
32,794
39th 2017: 39th
Durham
28,771
40th 2017: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
24,661
41st 2017: 41st
Shropshire
22,421
42nd 2017: 42nd
Cornwall
21,904
43rd 2017: 43rd
Cumbria
20,916
44th 2017: 44th
Northumberland
10,423
45th 2017: 45th
Herefordshire
9,243
46th 2017: 46th
Isle of Wight
5,417
47th 2017: 47th
Rutland
1,840

Total companies at the end of 2018 per 1000 Person people

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45.7

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68.1

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The last 5 years

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

2014

5,987 formed

3,462 dissolved

2015

7,414 formed

3,457 dissolved

2016

6,271 formed

4,531 dissolved

2017

5,803 formed

4,531 dissolved

2018

6,167 formed

4,379 dissolved

Overall growth compared to previous year

10.7% vs 2014

-0.4% vs 2015

3.03% vs 2016

4.0% vs 2017