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Company Formations in 2018: Warwickshire

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???? Businesses formed in Warwickshire during 2018

3.3% more companies in Warwickshire compared to 2017

New businesses in Warwickshire mapped

North Warwickshire 431 formed

Nuneaton and Bedworth 806 formed

Rugby 934 formed

Stratford-on-Avon 1,157 formed

Warwick 1,422 formed

Companies formed in 2018 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 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
34th 2017: 36th
Warwickshire
4,755
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County
No. Companies formed
Rank County No. Companies formed
2nd 2017: 3rd
West Midlands
32,571
15th 2017: 13th
Leicestershire
8,896
18th 2017: 14th
Northamptonshire
7,630
22nd 2017: 18th
Worcestershire
6,889
26th 2017: 24th
Staffordshire
6,474
27th 2017: 27th
Derbyshire
6,167
31st 2017: 30th
Gloucestershire
5,719
34th 2017: 36th
Warwickshire
4,755
36th 2017: 37th
Oxfordshire
4,631
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
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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8.7

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10.6

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Type of companies formed in Warwickshire breakdown

98% Private Limited Companies (4,655 companies)

2% Other company types (100 companies)

Other company types breakdown (100 companies)

Total companies in Warwickshire by the end of 2018

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Businesses formed in Warwickshire during 2018

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Businesses dissolved in Warwickshire during 2018

meaning there is a total of

37,025

businesses registered in Warwickshire at the end of 2018.

3.3% more companies in Warwickshire 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

Worcestershire

37,800 total businesses
6,889 formed in 2018
8,175 dissolved in 2018

Derbyshire

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

Gloucestershire

50,643 total businesses
5,719 formed in 2018
4,536 dissolved in 2018

Northamptonshire

44,212 total businesses
7,630 formed in 2018
5,516 dissolved in 2018

Oxfordshire

40,930 total businesses
4,631 formed in 2018
3,420 dissolved in 2018

West Midlands

167,807 total businesses
32,571 formed in 2018
23,710 dissolved in 2018

Warwickshire

37,025 total businesses
4,755 formed in 2018
3,572 dissolved in 2018

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Ward breakdown data for

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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Arley and Whitacre
24
32
8
Atherstone Central
21
33
12
Atherstone North
14
22
8
Atherstone South and Mancetter
9
12
3
Baddesley and Grendon
16
17
1
Coleshill North
24
44
20
Coleshill South
20
38
18
Curdworth
36
42
6
Dordon
12
15
3
Fillongley
22
42
20
Hartshill
12
25
13
Hurley and Wood End
10
19
9
Kingsbury
8
16
8
Newton Regis and Warton
15
30
15
Polesworth East
10
14
4
Polesworth West
15
14
-1
Water Orton
18
16
-2
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Abbey
219
221
2
Arbury
52
61
9
Attleborough
44
42
-2
Bar Pool
11
35
24
Bede
41
23
-18
Bulkington
28
43
15
Camp Hill
27
44
17
Exhall
57
65
8
Galley Common
33
34
1
Hartshill
12
25
13
Heath
21
28
7
Kingswood
16
33
17
Poplar
46
66
20
Slough
16
38
22
St Nicolas
32
32
0
Weddington
22
29
7
Wem Brook
33
42
9
Whitestone
63
100
37
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Admirals and Cawston
29
47
18
Benn
151
180
29
Bilton
55
49
-6
Clifton Newton and Churchover
17
15
-2
Coton and Boughton
44
63
19
Dunsmore
57
57
0
Eastlands
39
68
29
Hillmorton
25
26
1
Leam Valley
12
12
0
New Bilton
58
64
6
Newbold and Brownsover
119
180
61
Paddox
24
32
8
Revel and Binley Woods
25
54
29
Rokeby and Overslade
25
33
8
Wolston and the Lawfords
28
41
13
Wolvey and Shilton
11
13
2
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Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Alcester & Rural
31
41
10
Alcester Town
26
23
-3
Avenue
13
23
10
Bidford East
44
43
-1
Bidford West & Salford
6
14
8
Bishop's Itchington
25
28
3
Bishopton
8
10
2
Brailes & Compton
14
25
11
Bridgetown
18
26
8
Clopton
48
56
8
Ettington
19
27
8
Guildhall
20
29
9
Harbury
26
20
-6
Hathaway
47
170
123
Henley-in-Arden
30
37
7
Kineton
23
14
-9
Kinwarton
11
17
6
Leam Valley
12
12
0
Long Itchington & Stockton
13
12
-1
Napton & Fenny Compton
22
30
8
Quinton
11
18
7
Red Horse
16
23
7
Shipston North
13
22
9
Shipston South
7
8
1
Shottery
10
15
5
Snitterfield
31
32
1
Southam North
9
10
1
Southam South
51
85
34
Studley with Mappleborough Green
17
40
23
Studley with Sambourne
14
18
4
Tanworth-in-Arden
47
37
-10
Tiddington
12
26
14
Welcombe
63
86
23
Welford-on-Avon
24
49
25
Wellesbourne East
11
16
5
Wellesbourne West
10
9
-1
Wotton Wawen
10
18
8
Ward
Dissolutions
Incorporations
Net Change
Ward Dissolutions Incorporations Net Change
Abbey
219
221
2
Arden
37
47
10
Aylesford
48
66
18
Bishop's Tachbrook
13
8
-5
Brunswick
32
66
34
Budbrooke
33
47
14
Clarendon
216
312
96
Crown
27
18
-9
Emscote
38
28
-10
Leam
63
96
33
Manor
31
41
10
Meriden
0
0
Milverton
20
33
13
Myton & Heathcote
102
114
12
Newbold
33
32
-1
Park Hill
25
56
31
Radford Semele
10
14
4
Saltisford
70
98
28
St John's
32
32
0
Stoneleigh & Cubbington
55
60
5
Sydenham
34
42
8
Whitnash
40
39
-1
Woodloes
31
43
12

Total companies 2018 league table

The counties in England where the most existing companies were based at the end of 2018 and how Warwickshire 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
35th 2017: 36th
Warwickshire
37,025
Rank
County
Total companies
Rank County Total companies
3rd 2017: 3rd
West Midlands
167,807
16th 2017: 16th
Leicestershire
60,027
22nd 2017: 21st
Gloucestershire
50,643
25th 2017: 23rd
Staffordshire
48,752
27th 2017: 28th
Derbyshire
46,632
28th 2017: 26th
Northamptonshire
44,212
32nd 2017: 31st
Oxfordshire
40,930
33rd 2017: 33rd
Worcestershire
37,800
35th 2017: 36th
Warwickshire
37,025
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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In Warwickshire

67.7

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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.

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

2018

4,755 formed

3,572 dissolved

Overall growth compared to previous year

6.3% vs 2014

4.2% vs 2015

4.87% vs 2016

3.3% vs 2017