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Economy > New businesses registered > Number > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: New businesses registered are the number of new firms, defined as firms registered in the current year of reporting." Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population..

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 CyprusCyprus 19.13 per 1,000 people 2005
2 New ZealandNew Zealand 18.04 per 1,000 people 2007
3 IcelandIceland 12.16 per 1,000 people 2007
4 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 7.4 per 1,000 people 2007
5 NetherlandsNetherlands 7.11 per 1,000 people 2005
6 MaltaMalta 6.75 per 1,000 people 2007
7 BulgariaBulgaria 6.74 per 1,000 people 2007
8 CanadaCanada 6.2 per 1,000 people 2007
9 SingaporeSingapore 5.69 per 1,000 people 2007
10 LuxembourgLuxembourg 5.49 per 1,000 people 2005
11 LatviaLatvia 5.32 per 1,000 people 2007
12 DenmarkDenmark 5.27 per 1,000 people 2007
13 RomaniaRomania 4.66 per 1,000 people 2007
14 IrelandIreland 4.55 per 1,000 people 2007
15 AustraliaAustralia 4.4 per 1,000 people 2007
16 BotswanaBotswana 4.14 per 1,000 people 2005
Eurozone averageEurozone average 4.02 per 1,000 people 2005
17 NorwayNorway 3.89 per 1,000 people 2006
18 SpainSpain 3.6 per 1,000 people 2007
European Union averageEuropean Union average 3.52 per 1,000 people 2005
19 RussiaRussia 3.47 per 1,000 people 2007
High income OECD countries averageHigh income OECD countries average 3.41 per 1,000 people 2005
NATO countries averageNATO average 3.29 per 1,000 people 2006
20 SwedenSweden 3.1 per 1,000 people 2007
21 MexicoMexico 2.97 per 1,000 people 2005
22 SlovakiaSlovakia 2.94 per 1,000 people 2007
23 PortugalPortugal 2.91 per 1,000 people 2007
24 HungaryHungary 2.83 per 1,000 people 2007
25 IsraelIsrael 2.67 per 1,000 people 2006
26 BelgiumBelgium 2.67 per 1,000 people 2006
27 BrazilBrazil 2.63 per 1,000 people 2005
28 Costa RicaCosta Rica 2.56 per 1,000 people 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 2.55 per 1,000 people 2005
29 SloveniaSlovenia 2.47 per 1,000 people 2007
30 CroatiaCroatia 2.46 per 1,000 people 2007
31 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 2.42 per 1,000 people 2007
32 United StatesUnited States 2.28 per 1,000 people 2005
33 FranceFrance 2.25 per 1,000 people 2006
34 OmanOman 1.99 per 1,000 people 2007
35 FinlandFinland 1.98 per 1,000 people 2006
36 LithuaniaLithuania 1.84 per 1,000 people 2007
37 MalaysiaMalaysia 1.74 per 1,000 people 2007
38 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 1.6 per 1,000 people 2006
39 MoldovaMoldova 1.57 per 1,000 people 2007
40 ChileChile 1.53 per 1,000 people 2006
Emerging markets averageEmerging markets average 1.52 per 1,000 people 2005
41 MaldivesMaldives 1.52 per 1,000 people 2006
42 ItalyItaly 1.33 per 1,000 people 2007
43 TurkeyTurkey 1.32 per 1,000 people 2007
44 ArmeniaArmenia 1.29 per 1,000 people 2007
45 JapanJapan 1.14 per 1,000 people 2006
46 GeorgiaGeorgia 1.13 per 1,000 people 2007
47 Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ 1.07 per 1,000 people 2007
48 PeruPeru 1.05 per 1,000 people 2002
Former Soviet republics averageFormer Soviet republics average 0.939 per 1,000 people 2004
49 UkraineUkraine 0.903 per 1,000 people 2007
50 South AfricaSouth Africa 0.882 per 1,000 people 2005
51 GermanyGermany 0.809 per 1,000 people 2005
52 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 0.755 per 1,000 people 2007
53 MoroccoMorocco 0.735 per 1,000 people 2007
54 JamaicaJamaica 0.728 per 1,000 people 2007
55 PolandPoland 0.692 per 1,000 people 2006
56 TunisiaTunisia 0.659 per 1,000 people 2006
57 ColombiaColombia 0.649 per 1,000 people 2007
58 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 0.609 per 1,000 people 2007
59 AlbaniaAlbania 0.604 per 1,000 people 2007
60 GreeceGreece 0.499 per 1,000 people 2004
61 ZambiaZambia 0.462 per 1,000 people 2007
62 AustriaAustria 0.425 per 1,000 people 2007
63 JordanJordan 0.423 per 1,000 people 2006
64 ArgentinaArgentina 0.419 per 1,000 people 2006
65 NicaraguaNicaragua 0.402 per 1,000 people 2005
66 ThailandThailand 0.387 per 1,000 people 2007
67 UzbekistanUzbekistan 0.369 per 1,000 people 2007
68 GuatemalaGuatemala 0.337 per 1,000 people 2005
69 AlgeriaAlgeria 0.32 per 1,000 people 2007
70 UgandaUganda 0.309 per 1,000 people 2005
71 GhanaGhana 0.292 per 1,000 people 2003
72 El SalvadorEl Salvador 0.262 per 1,000 people 2005
73 LebanonLebanon 0.262 per 1,000 people 2007
74 EcuadorEcuador 0.232 per 1,000 people 2007
75 Sri LankaSri Lanka 0.216 per 1,000 people 2007
76 KenyaKenya 0.215 per 1,000 people 2005
77 PhilippinesPhilippines 0.2 per 1,000 people 2007
78 KazakhstanKazakhstan 0.179 per 1,000 people 2004
79 BoliviaBolivia 0.177 per 1,000 people 2005
80 TajikistanTajikistan 0.112 per 1,000 people 2007
81 TanzaniaTanzania 0.102 per 1,000 people 2005
82 IndonesiaIndonesia 0.085 per 1,000 people 2006
83 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 0.08 per 1,000 people 2006
84 MadagascarMadagascar 0.066 per 1,000 people 2005
85 Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the 0.059 per 1,000 people 2005
86 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso 0.045 per 1,000 people 2007
87 BangladeshBangladesh 0.038 per 1,000 people 2005
88 MalawiMalawi 0.033 per 1,000 people 2005
89 PakistanPakistan 0.029 per 1,000 people 2007
90 IndiaIndia 0.018 per 1,000 people 2006
91 SyriaSyria 0.011 per 1,000 people 2005
92 SenegalSenegal 0.002 per 1,000 people 2005
93 HaitiHaiti 0.001 per 1,000 people 2005

Citation

"All countries compared for Economy > New businesses registered > Number (per capita)", International Finance Corporation's micro, small, and medium-size enterprises database (http://www.ifc.org/ifcext/sme.nsf/Content/Resources). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/New-businesses-registered/Number/Per-capita

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