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Company Formations in 2020: East Riding of Yorkshire

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???? Businesses formed in East Riding of Yorkshire during 2020

5.8% more companies in East Riding of Yorkshire compared to 2019

New businesses in East Riding of Yorkshire mapped

East Riding of Yorkshire 2,055 formed

Kingston upon Hull 1,605 formed

Companies formed in 2020 league table

The counties in England where most companies are formed, and how East Riding of Yorkshire compares.

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Rank
County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2019: 1st
London
270,114
2nd 2019: 3rd
West Midlands
37,202
3rd 2019: 2nd
Greater Manchester
36,288
4th 2019: 4th
West Yorkshire
22,615
5th 2019: 5th
Essex
19,277
40th 2019: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
3,667
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
4th 2019: 4th
West Yorkshire
22,615
14th 2019: 15th
South Yorkshire
10,450
17th 2019: 21st
Nottinghamshire
8,760
19th 2019: 22nd
North Yorkshire
8,200
30th 2019: 30th
Lincolnshire
6,475
40th 2019: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
3,667
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
1st 2019: 1st
London
270,114
2nd 2019: 3rd
West Midlands
37,202
3rd 2019: 2nd
Greater Manchester
36,288
4th 2019: 4th
West Yorkshire
22,615
5th 2019: 5th
Essex
19,277
6th 2019: 6th
Kent
18,501
7th 2019: 8th
Hampshire
15,534
8th 2019: 7th
Hertfordshire
14,464
9th 2019: 10th
Merseyside
13,410
10th 2019: 11th
Lancashire
12,655
11th 2019: 13th
Leicestershire
12,543
12th 2019: 12th
Surrey
11,997
13th 2019: 9th
Cheshire
11,017
14th 2019: 15th
South Yorkshire
10,450
15th 2019: 16th
Berkshire
9,920
16th 2019: 17th
Buckinghamshire
9,394
17th 2019: 21st
Nottinghamshire
8,760
18th 2019: 26th
Bedfordshire
8,238
19th 2019: 22nd
North Yorkshire
8,200
20th 2019: 20th
East Sussex
8,149
21st 2019: 23rd
Tyne and Wear
7,867
22nd 2019: 24th
Staffordshire
7,720
23rd 2019: 18th
Northamptonshire
7,534
24th 2019: 25th
Cambridgeshire
7,516
25th 2019: 27th
Derbyshire
7,413
26th 2019: 19th
Dorset
7,253
27th 2019: 28th
Devon
7,174
28th 2019: 14th
Worcestershire
6,955
29th 2019: 29th
West Sussex
6,880
30th 2019: 30th
Lincolnshire
6,475
31st 2019: 31st
Somerset
6,432
32nd 2019: 32nd
Gloucestershire
6,419
33rd 2019: 35th
Bristol
5,559
34th 2019: 34th
Oxfordshire
5,363
35th 2019: 38th
Suffolk
5,105
36th 2019: 37th
Durham
5,083
37th 2019: 36th
Norfolk
5,006
38th 2019: 33rd
Warwickshire
4,920
39th 2019: 39th
Wiltshire
4,645
40th 2019: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
3,667
41st 2019: 41st
Shropshire
3,386
42nd 2019: 42nd
Cornwall
2,951
43rd 2019: 43rd
Cumbria
2,333
44th 2019: 45th
Herefordshire
2,327
45th 2019: 44th
Northumberland
1,560
46th 2019: 46th
Isle of Wight
765
47th 2019: 47th
Rutland
410

New incorporations in 2020 per 1000 Man standing people

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In East Riding of Yorkshire

6.2

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12.3

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Type of companies formed in East Riding of Yorkshire breakdown

98% Private Limited Companies (3,582 companies)

2% Other company types (85 companies)

Other company types breakdown (85 companies)

Total companies in East Riding of Yorkshire by the end of 2020

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Businesses formed in East Riding of Yorkshire during 2020

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Businesses dissolved in East Riding of Yorkshire during 2020

meaning there is a total of

26,864

businesses registered in East Riding of Yorkshire at the end of 2020.

5.8% more companies in East Riding of Yorkshire compared to 2019

Surrounding counties 2020 breakdown & comparison

North Yorkshire

58,526 total businesses
8,200 formed in 2020
4,289 dissolved in 2020

Lincolnshire

48,061 total businesses
6,475 formed in 2020
3,943 dissolved in 2020

Nottinghamshire

56,199 total businesses
8,760 formed in 2020
4,757 dissolved in 2020

South Yorkshire

65,398 total businesses
10,450 formed in 2020
5,761 dissolved in 2020

West Yorkshire

135,276 total businesses
22,615 formed in 2020
12,141 dissolved in 2020

East Riding of Yorkshire

26,864 total businesses
3,667 formed in 2020
2,234 dissolved in 2020

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Ward breakdown data for

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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Beverley Rural
36
81
45
Bridlington Central and Old Town
15
24
9
Bridlington North
14
22
8
Bridlington South
86
120
34
Cottingham North
29
75
46
Cottingham South
27
29
2
Dale
65
104
39
Driffield and Rural
100
90
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East Wolds and Coastal
42
53
11
Goole North
36
100
64
Goole South
50
69
19
Hessle
95
125
30
Howden
18
33
15
Howdenshire
71
108
37
Mid Holderness
44
77
33
Minster and Woodmansey
74
103
29
North Holderness
23
44
21
Pocklington Provincial
60
94
34
Snaith Airmyn Rawcliffe and Marshland
26
57
31
South East Holderness
51
65
14
South Hunsley
56
79
23
South West Holderness
50
59
9
St Mary's
91
163
72
Tranby
41
87
46
Willerby and Kirk Ella
49
81
32
Wolds Weighton
60
113
53
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Avenue
59
97
38
Beverley
20
21
1
Boothferry
68
99
31
Bransholme East
13
23
10
Bransholme West
7
17
10
Bricknell
23
51
28
Derringham
16
30
14
Drypool
58
181
123
Holderness
45
79
34
Ings
19
39
20
Kings Park
41
76
35
Longhill
9
26
17
Marfleet
29
48
19
Myton
282
367
85
Newington
38
76
38
Newland
44
96
52
Orchard Park and Greenwood
13
32
19
Pickering
21
58
37
Southcoates East
14
19
5
Southcoates West
13
33
20
St Andrew's
34
77
43
Sutton
21
19
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University
22
41
19

Total companies 2020 league table

The counties in England where the most existing companies were based at the end of 2020 and how East Riding of Yorkshire compares to them.

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County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2019: 1st
London
1,338,261
2nd 2019: 2nd
Greater Manchester
207,946
3rd 2019: 3rd
West Midlands
191,692
4th 2019: 4th
Essex
137,310
5th 2019: 5th
West Yorkshire
135,276
40th 2019: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
26,864
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
5th 2019: 5th
West Yorkshire
135,276
17th 2019: 17th
South Yorkshire
65,398
18th 2019: 19th
North Yorkshire
58,526
21st 2019: 25th
Nottinghamshire
56,199
29th 2019: 29th
Lincolnshire
48,061
40th 2019: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
26,864
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
1st 2019: 1st
London
1,338,261
2nd 2019: 2nd
Greater Manchester
207,946
3rd 2019: 3rd
West Midlands
191,692
4th 2019: 4th
Essex
137,310
5th 2019: 5th
West Yorkshire
135,276
6th 2019: 7th
Kent
122,694
7th 2019: 6th
Hampshire
121,331
8th 2019: 8th
Hertfordshire
117,796
9th 2019: 9th
Surrey
105,715
10th 2019: 10th
Cheshire
86,796
11th 2019: 11th
Lancashire
83,690
12th 2019: 14th
Merseyside
74,780
13th 2019: 13th
Buckinghamshire
73,748
14th 2019: 12th
Berkshire
73,492
15th 2019: 16th
Leicestershire
71,425
16th 2019: 15th
East Sussex
70,311
17th 2019: 17th
South Yorkshire
65,398
18th 2019: 19th
North Yorkshire
58,526
19th 2019: 20th
Devon
57,278
20th 2019: 21st
West Sussex
56,212
21st 2019: 25th
Nottinghamshire
56,199
22nd 2019: 22nd
Gloucestershire
55,106
23rd 2019: 23rd
Somerset
55,092
24th 2019: 24th
Staffordshire
54,862
25th 2019: 18th
Dorset
54,841
26th 2019: 26th
Cambridgeshire
54,497
27th 2019: 27th
Northamptonshire
52,017
28th 2019: 28th
Derbyshire
51,742
29th 2019: 29th
Lincolnshire
48,061
30th 2019: 30th
Tyne and Wear
47,790
31st 2019: 33rd
Bedfordshire
46,207
32nd 2019: 32nd
Oxfordshire
45,071
33rd 2019: 31st
Worcestershire
44,570
34th 2019: 35th
Norfolk
41,185
35th 2019: 34th
Warwickshire
40,304
36th 2019: 37th
Suffolk
39,507
37th 2019: 36th
Wiltshire
39,022
38th 2019: 38th
Bristol
36,208
39th 2019: 39th
Durham
31,943
40th 2019: 40th
East Riding of Yorkshire
26,864
41st 2019: 41st
Shropshire
25,603
42nd 2019: 42nd
Cornwall
23,804
43rd 2019: 43rd
Cumbria
22,186
44th 2019: 45th
Herefordshire
12,800
45th 2019: 44th
Northumberland
11,575
46th 2019: 46th
Isle of Wight
6,118
47th 2019: 47th
Rutland
2,257

Total companies at the end of 2020 per 1000 Person people

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In East Riding of Yorkshire

45.5

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National Average

76.4

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The last 5 years

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

2016

4,080 formed

2,401 dissolved

2017

4,646 formed

2,631 dissolved

2018

3,195 formed

2,432 dissolved

2019

3,258 formed

2,692 dissolved

2020

3,667 formed

2,234 dissolved

Overall growth compared to previous year

7.28% vs 2016

-3.61% vs 2017

2.93% vs 2018

5.8% vs 2019