​New enterprises – starts and survivals

In this section we look at:

  • How many businesses have started in our area in recent years
  • How many business have survived for 3 years

 

Enterprise Births

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Growth 2011 – 16 % Growth 2011 – 16
England 209,035 207,520 232,460 239,975 308,770 313,200 344,385 374,035 141,575 60.9
LLEP Area 3,365 3,340 3,920 3,965 5,100 5,045 5,295 6,710 2,790 71.2
Leicester 1,060 1,040 1,240 1,260 1,880 1,745 1,915 2,325 1,085 87.5
Leicestershire 2,305 2,300 2,680 2,705 3,220 3,300 3,380 4,385 1,705 63.6
Blaby 345 340 440 370 525 545 550 505 65 14.8
Charnwood 545 500 550 590 685 750 770 1,800 1,250 227.3
Harborough 390 405 460 440 530 590 535 480 20 4.3
Hinckley & Bosworth 365 365 410 425 515 495 510 540 130 31.7
Melton 160 175 215 230 235 240 255 255 40 18.6
North West Leics 340 335 385 420 480 440 485 520 135 35.1
Oadby and Wigston 160 180 220 230 250 240 275 285 65 29.5

Source:  ONS Business Demography

 

3 Year Business Survival Rates

3-year survival 2012 3-year survival 2013 3-year survival 2014 3-year survival 2015 3-year survival 2016 3-year survival 2012 3-year survival 2013 3-year survival 2014 3-year survival 2015 3-year survival 2016 % Point Growth 2012 to 16
England 124,765 118,560 140,350 141,995 187,815 59.7 57.1 60.4 59.2 60.8 1.1
LLEP Area 1,980 1,860 2,425 2,410 3,215 58.8 55.7 61.9 60.8 63.0 4.2
Leicester 575 535 735 710 1,115 54.2 51.4 59.3 56.3 59.3 5.1
Leicestershire 1,405 1,325 1,690 1,700 2,100 61.0 57.6 63.1 62.8 65.2 4.3
Blaby 200 200 270 220 315 58.0 58.8 61.4 59.5 60.0 2.0
Charnwood 335 285 340 380 435 61.5 57.0 61.8 64.4 63.5 2.0
Harborough 240 235 285 285 380 61.5 58.0 62.0 64.8 71.7 10.2
Hinckley & Bosworth 235 210 275 250 345 64.4 57.5 67.1 58.8 67.0 2.6
Melton 115 105 135 150 160 71.9 60.0 62.8 65.2 68.1 -3.8
North West Leics 195 200 245 270 290 57.4 59.7 63.6 64.3 60.4 3.1
Oadby & Wigston 85 90 140 145 175 53.1 50.0 63.6 63.0 70.0 16.9

Source: ONS Business Demography