UK Company Formation Figures 2012 / 2013


We have compared the Companies House formation statistics for 2013 with those for the previous year. Here’s what we found:

517,210 companies were formed in 2013 compared with 479,545 in 2012.

The only month in 2013 that saw fewer companies formed than its 2012 counterpart is March. The difference being 1,613 companies.

April has the greatest difference between 2012 and 2013 with the latter forming 7,649 more companies.

In 2012, March witnessed the most formations. In 2013, October takes the honours, followed by April. Both surpass March 2012.

December has seen the fewest formations over both years.

Information sourced directly from Companies House.

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