Employer business demography, Slovenia, 2018

In 2018 fewer employer enterprise births and more employer enterprise deaths than in 2017

In 2018, 6,648 employer enterprise births were recorded, which is 7.5% less than in 2017, and 7,244 employer enterprise deaths, which is 10.7% more than in the previous year.

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Fewer employer enterprise births than in the previous year
In 2018, 6,648 employer enterprise births were recorded, which is 7.5% fewer than in 2017. Compared to the previous year, the number of employees in enterprise births was 5.1% lower and the number of persons employed 5.7% lower. Most employer enterprise births were recorded in wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (17.6%), followed by construction (16.7%) and professional scientific and technical activities (16.1%).

Increase in employer enterprise deaths compared to 2017
There were 7,244 employer enterprise deaths in 2018, 10.7% more than in 2017. Compared to the previous year, the number of employees was 6.4% higher and the number of persons employed 10.4% higher. Most employer enterprise deaths were recorded in wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles (18.2%), followed by professional scientific activities (17.8%) and construction (14.5%).

Employer enterprise births and deaths mostly legal persons
According to their legal form, among employer enterprise births legal persons prevailed (53.8%) over natural persons (46.2%). Among employer enterprise deaths legal persons also prevailed (51.1%) over natural persons (48.9%).

Almost 82% of employer enterprise births were operating after one year
81.7% of employer enterprises born in 2017 were still operating in 2018. 54.8% of employer enterprises born in 2015 were operating after three years and 40.1% of employer enterprises born in 2013 were operating after five years.

Detailed data on employer business demography for 2018 will be published on 11 September 2020 in the SiStat Database on SURS’s website. 


Employer business demography, Slovenia
Employer business demography, Slovenia
1) Provisional data for 2018.
Source: SURS
Share of employer enterprise births having survived, one, three or five years, Slovenia

Share of employer enterprise births having survived, one, three or five years, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Employer business demography, Slovenia
Employer enterprise birthsEmployer enterprise deaths
20182018
2017
20181)20181)
2017
numberindexnumberindex
Enterprises6,64892.57,244110.7
Employees7,23494.96,755106.4
Persons employed10,32494.310,485110.4
1) Provisional data.
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE

Data on employer enterprise deaths in 2018 are provisional; final data will be published in September 2021.

 

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