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Company Formations in 2017: Warwickshire

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???? Businesses formed in Warwickshire during 2017

4.9% more companies in Warwickshire compared to 2016

New businesses in Warwickshire mapped

North Warwickshire 370 formed

Nuneaton and Bedworth 901 formed

Rugby 892 formed

Stratford-on-Avon 1,049 formed

Warwick 1,398 formed

Companies formed in 2017 league table

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

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Rank
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
36th 2016: 35th
Warwickshire
4,617
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
3rd 2016: 3rd
West Midlands
26,802
13th 2016: 18th
Leicestershire
10,566
14th 2016: 22nd
Northamptonshire
9,958
18th 2016: 24th
Worcestershire
7,804
24th 2016: 21st
Staffordshire
6,449
27th 2016: 27th
Derbyshire
5,803
30th 2016: 32nd
Gloucestershire
5,447
36th 2016: 35th
Warwickshire
4,617
37th 2016: 36th
Oxfordshire
4,612
Rank
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 Warwickshire

8.4

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Type of companies formed in Warwickshire breakdown

97% Private Limited Companies (4,485 companies)

3% Other company types (132 companies)

Other company types breakdown (132 companies)

Total companies in Warwickshire by the end of 2017

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Businesses formed in Warwickshire during 2017

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Businesses dissolved in Warwickshire during 2017

meaning there is a total of

35,844

businesses registered in Warwickshire at the end of 2017.

4.9% more companies in Warwickshire compared to 2016

Surrounding counties 2017 breakdown & comparison

Leicestershire

57,830 total businesses
10,566 formed in 2017
6,061 dissolved in 2017

Staffordshire

47,930 total businesses
6,449 formed in 2017
5,953 dissolved in 2017

Worcestershire

38,764 total businesses
7,804 formed in 2017
3,700 dissolved in 2017

Derbyshire

44,849 total businesses
5,803 formed in 2017
4,531 dissolved in 2017

Gloucestershire

49,129 total businesses
5,447 formed in 2017
4,358 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

West Midlands

159,647 total businesses
26,802 formed in 2017
21,082 dissolved in 2017

Warwickshire

35,844 total businesses
4,617 formed in 2017
3,309 dissolved in 2017

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Ward breakdown data for

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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Arley and Whitacre
12
19
7
Atherstone Central
12
30
18
Atherstone North
19
21
2
Atherstone South and Mancetter
9
11
2
Baddesley and Grendon
15
13
-2
Coleshill North
35
49
14
Coleshill South
36
32
-4
Curdworth
24
44
20
Dordon
14
12
-2
Fillongley
12
29
17
Hartshill
16
11
-5
Hurley and Wood End
14
16
2
Kingsbury
6
12
6
Newton Regis and Warton
12
21
9
Polesworth East
8
18
10
Polesworth West
17
17
0
Water Orton
8
15
7
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Abbey
200
172
-28
Arbury
51
55
4
Attleborough
14
41
27
Bar Pool
17
31
14
Bede
50
29
-21
Bulkington
33
22
-11
Camp Hill
16
36
20
Exhall
26
264
238
Galley Common
31
35
4
Hartshill
16
11
-5
Heath
20
28
8
Kingswood
17
20
3
Poplar
40
61
21
Slough
24
26
2
St Nicolas
28
34
6
Weddington
28
33
5
Wem Brook
28
39
11
Whitestone
79
87
8
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Admirals and Cawston
29
35
6
Benn
138
203
65
Bilton
57
39
-18
Clifton Newton and Churchover
6
16
10
Coton and Boughton
53
52
-1
Dunsmore
55
65
10
Eastlands
29
51
22
Hillmorton
22
21
-1
Leam Valley
15
16
1
New Bilton
36
58
22
Newbold and Brownsover
95
174
79
Paddox
24
36
12
Revel and Binley Woods
31
31
0
Rokeby and Overslade
24
38
14
Wolston and the Lawfords
24
28
4
Wolvey and Shilton
11
29
18
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Alcester & Rural
27
35
8
Alcester Town
29
34
5
Avenue
20
30
10
Bidford East
23
49
26
Bidford West & Salford
13
13
0
Bishop's Itchington
15
17
2
Bishopton
3
12
9
Brailes & Compton
6
21
15
Bridgetown
11
24
13
Clopton
39
49
10
Ettington
24
18
-6
Guildhall
34
25
-9
Harbury
8
21
13
Hathaway
43
83
40
Henley-in-Arden
44
55
11
Kineton
17
22
5
Kinwarton
13
19
6
Leam Valley
15
16
1
Long Itchington & Stockton
10
24
14
Napton & Fenny Compton
19
26
7
Quinton
12
22
10
Red Horse
16
21
5
Shipston North
10
24
14
Shipston South
8
12
4
Shottery
9
16
7
Snitterfield
27
54
27
Southam North
7
9
2
Southam South
53
98
45
Studley with Mappleborough Green
23
20
-3
Studley with Sambourne
16
17
1
Tanworth-in-Arden
75
21
-54
Tiddington
16
19
3
Welcombe
50
89
39
Welford-on-Avon
18
24
6
Wellesbourne East
16
9
-7
Wellesbourne West
12
5
-7
Wotton Wawen
7
12
5
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Abbey
200
172
-28
Arden
34
45
11
Aylesford
37
58
21
Bishop's Tachbrook
9
7
-2
Brunswick
48
48
0
Budbrooke
35
36
1
Clarendon
184
299
115
Crown
16
17
1
Emscote
21
35
14
Leam
47
109
62
Manor
22
33
11
Meriden
0
0
Milverton
29
37
8
Myton & Heathcote
118
121
3
Newbold
30
53
23
Park Hill
34
39
5
Radford Semele
5
21
16
Saltisford
88
88
0
St John's
32
30
-2
Stoneleigh & Cubbington
36
60
24
Sydenham
24
43
19
Whitnash
25
57
32
Woodloes
39
50
11

Total companies 2017 league table

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

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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
36th 2016: 35th
Warwickshire
35,844
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
3rd 2016: 3rd
West Midlands
159,647
16th 2016: 17th
Leicestershire
57,830
21st 2016: 21st
Gloucestershire
49,129
23rd 2016: 23rd
Staffordshire
47,930
26th 2016: 31st
Northamptonshire
46,778
28th 2016: 27th
Derbyshire
44,849
31st 2016: 33rd
Oxfordshire
39,736
33rd 2016: 36th
Worcestershire
38,764
36th 2016: 35th
Warwickshire
35,844
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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In Warwickshire

65.6

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The last 5 years

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

2013

4,053 formed

2,585 dissolved

2014

4,650 formed

2,809 dissolved

2015

4,424 formed

2,675 dissolved

2016

4,709 formed

3,473 dissolved

2017

4,617 formed

3,309 dissolved

Overall growth compared to previous year

6.3% vs 2013

6.3% vs 2014

4.2% vs 2015

4.9% vs 2016