New Business Density (New Registrations Per 1,000 People Aged 15-64) rose 13.0% to 0.064 in Canada in 2016

New Business Density (New Registrations Per 1,000 People Aged 15-64)
Economy | Canada | December 1, 2019
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New business density in terms of new registrations per 1,000 people aged 15-64 reached 0.064 in 2016 in Canada, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 13 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, new business density in terms of new registrations per 1,000 people aged 15-64 in Canada reached an all time high of 1.28 in 2014 and an all time low of 0.057 in 2015. When compared to Canada's main peers, new business density in terms of new registrations per 1,000 people aged 15-64 in Australia amounted to 15.5, 0.536 in Mexico and 15.7 in United Kingdom in 2016.

Canada has been ranked 101st within the group of 104 countries we follow in terms of new business density in terms of new registrations per 1,000 people aged 15-64, 34 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

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New Business Density (New Registrations Per 1,000 People Aged 15-64) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Australia 10.8 11.2 12.2 14.7 14.9
Belgium 3.15 3.30 2.99 2.56 3.25
Belize 3.02 2.98 2.88 3.22 3.08 ...
Canada 1.04 1.09 1.07 ... 1.28
China ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
France 3.15 3.13 2.88 2.48 2.26
Germany 1.37 1.32 1.29 1.29 1.27
Guatemala 0.656 0.538 0.522 ... ... ... ...
Honduras ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Indonesia 0.243 0.276 0.295 0.311 0.346
Ireland 4.58 4.67 4.50 5.03 5.78
Japan 0.088 0.110 0.124 ... 0.153 ... ...
Malaysia 2.32 2.33 2.28 2.27 2.37
Mexico 0.601 0.583 0.397 0.534 0.538
New Zealand 12.7 11.7 11.9 12.1 12.7
Papua New Guinea ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
United Kingdom 9.78 11.0 11.9 12.6 14.1