Code Industry 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Number of active corporations and unincorporated enterprises
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 23,893 27,038 28,466 30,848 31,384 34,152
B Mining and quarrying 429 428 410 398 394 391
C Manufacturing 47,614 49,310 49,951 50,809 52,524 54,589
CA Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products 6,706 6,820 6,845 6,794 6,747 6,755
CB Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products 4,260 4,558 4,660 4,700 4,802 4,934
CC Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing 7,039 7,097 7,043 6,951 6,936 6,951
CD Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products 10 8 8 9 10 10
CE Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products 608 657 663 672 668 675
CF Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products 85 83 88 92 97 97
CG Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products 3,853 3,868 3,855 3,869 3,931 3,991
CH Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 8,137 8,329 8,423 8,585 9,120 9,702
CI Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products 1,440 1,435 1,398 1,385 1,433 1,414
CJ Manufacture of electrical equipment 835 835 863 876 886 902
CK Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. 2,481 2,386 2,365 2,344 2,360 2,334
CL Manufacture of transport equipment 709 734 716 717 742 753
CM Other manufacturing, and repair and installation of machinery and equipment 11,451 12,500 13,024 13,815 14,792 16,071
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 668 610 678 780 1,046 1,275
B+C+D Industry 48,711 50,348 51,039 51,987 53,964 56,255
E Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 1,800 1,856 1,822 1,756 1,755 1,796
B+C+D+E Industry 50,511 52,204 52,861 53,743 55,719 58,051
F Construction 56,765 60,724 63,871 69,658 79,499 93,393
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 132,804 135,111 135,197 133,457 135,000 136,957
H Transportation and storage 26,137 27,039 27,668 28,448 29,921 33,169
I Accommodation and food service activities 29,285 29,841 29,976 30,013 30,801 31,741
J Information and communication 35,039 37,102 39,149 41,811 45,719 50,198
K Financial and insurance activities 15,569 13,647 12,743 18,204 19,122 24,564
L Real estate activities 30,593 31,544 32,831 34,021 35,765 37,112
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 112,823 119,183 124,004 130,729 139,837 151,404
N Administrative and support service activities 34,692 37,296 38,896 41,287 45,514 52,322
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
P Education 26,844 28,375 28,921 31,134 33,154 37,534
Q Human health and social work activities 29,622 31,327 32,228 33,685 35,555 38,242
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 16,286 18,353 19,994 21,631 23,700 26,704
S Other service activities 32,135 39,730 42,805 45,887 50,492 58,800
A–S Total 652,998 688,514 709,610 744,556 791,182 864,343
Number of newly born corporations and unincorporated enterprises
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3,312 5,467 4,017 5,186 3,866 5,946
B Mining and quarrying 36 24 28 21 25 28
C Manufacturing 3,808 3,915 3,635 3,911 4,896 5,707
CA Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products 607 516 484 431 481 549
CB Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products 440 531 457 443 544 583
CC Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing 511 495 416 419 521 583
CD Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products 1 0 0 1 1 0
CE Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products 72 64 48 53 45 45
CF Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products 12 6 6 6 7 7
CG Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products 218 190 182 199 265 281
CH Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 534 555 580 668 1,006 1,215
CI Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products 75 68 60 69 88 88
CJ Manufacture of electrical equipment 53 40 59 42 52 63
CK Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. 109 70 85 96 110 107
CL Manufacture of transport equipment 46 42 40 40 48 42
CM Other manufacturing, and repair and installation of machinery and equipment 1,130 1,338 1,218 1,444 1,728 2,144
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 83 54 138 161 273 334
B+C+D Industry 3,927 3,993 3,801 4,093 5,194 6,069
E Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 144 168 136 113 125 174
B+C+D+E Industry 4,071 4,161 3,937 4,206 5,319 6,243
F Construction 6,420 7,466 7,503 10,036 14,163 18,214
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 13,447 12,254 10,612 10,294 12,053 13,214
H Transportation and storage 2,080 2,254 2,381 2,974 3,549 5,054
I Accommodation and food service activities 3,694 3,230 2,980 3,053 3,610 4,052
J Information and communication 4,887 4,699 4,773 5,715 6,725 8,150
K Financial and insurance activities 2,957 2,668 2,701 7,649 4,473 7,554
L Real estate activities 3,786 3,719 4,095 4,421 5,012 5,643
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 15,722 14,303 11,946 14,583 16,813 20,551
N Administrative and support service activities 5,356 5,609 5,433 6,173 8,215 10,779
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
P Education 3,850 3,827 3,501 4,120 4,526 6,235
Q Human health and social work activities 2,615 2,628 2,322 2,699 3,175 4,121
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 2,922 3,205 3,133 3,489 3,923 4,736
S Other service activities 6,018 7,795 6,516 7,419 8,598 11,260
A–S Total 81,137 83,285 75,850 92,017 104,020 131,752
Number of dead corporations and unincorporated enterprises
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 1,815 1,872 1,889 2,029 2,246 ..
B Mining and quarrying 36 35 27 21 33 ..
C Manufacturing 3,297 3,023 3,146 3,075 3,703 ..
CA Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products 448 412 492 452 494 ..
CB Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products 399 354 390 375 418 ..
CC Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing 508 450 456 441 510 ..
CD Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products 1 0 1 ..
CE Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products 30 41 41 40 41 ..
CF Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products 4 2 2 5 5 ..
CG Manufacture of rubber and plastics products, and other non-metallic mineral products 257 200 184 191 225 ..
CH Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment 510 501 500 486 626 ..
CI Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products 83 67 71 47 109 ..
CJ Manufacture of electrical equipment 45 37 42 44 51 ..
CK Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c. 152 109 103 106 125 ..
CL Manufacture of transport equipment 34 48 27 30 42 ..
CM Other manufacturing, and repair and installation of machinery and equipment 826 802 838 858 1,056 ..
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 84 61 54 57 125 ..
B+C+D Industry 3,417 3,119 3,227 3,153 3,861 ..
E Water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 163 146 131 104 129 ..
B+C+D+E Industry 3,580 3,265 3,358 3,257 3,990 ..
F Construction 5,489 4,867 4,815 4,729 5,833 ..
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 12,058 10,922 11,226 10,343 11,516 ..
H Transportation and storage 2,227 1,889 2,164 2,041 2,072 ..
I Accommodation and food service activities 3,206 2,905 2,925 2,795 3,085 ..
J Information and communication 2,953 2,917 3,101 2,928 4,252 ..
K Financial and insurance activities 4,327 2,928 2,818 3,060 2,992 ..
L Real estate activities 2,403 2,228 2,307 2,233 2,952 ..
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 10,753 8,360 8,744 8,476 11,225 ..
N Administrative and support service activities 4,188 4,128 4,177 4,286 4,942 ..
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security ..
P Education 3,037 2,922 2,536 2,440 2,876 ..
Q Human health and social work activities 1439 1,572 1,501 1,382 1,742 ..
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,451 1,611 1,660 1,646 1,947 ..
S Other service activities 3,772 3,691 4,054 3,629 3,893 ..
A–S Total 62,698 56,077 57,275 55,274 65,563 ..
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