1999-2002 Company registration statistics

Statistics are allocated geographically, on the basis of the state companies are registered in rather than where their business is carried on.

Total number of companies registered in Australia

2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999

New company registrations

2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999
Company registration statistics for 2003

Total number of companies registered in Australia

2002 Total number of companies registered in Australia

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
Total
Dec
448,556
389,145
189,837
75,042
114,126
14,368
7,278
23,584
1,261,936
Nov
456,607
394,214
192,838
75,850
115,667
14,495
7,451
23,849
1,280,971
Oct
453,819
391,907
191,350
75,505
115,125
14,451
7,426
23,713
1,273,296
Sept
454,169
391,822
191,199
75,575
115,423
14,483
7,437
23,770
1,273,878
Aug
451,080
389,404
189,724
75,224
114,873
14,437
7,403
23,617
1,265,762
Jly
448,011
386,839
188,198
74,876
114,319
14,379
7,374
23,523
1,257,519
Jun
445,665
384,766
187,066
74,678
113,956
14,345
7,366
23,395
1,251,237
May
447,883
385,632
187,366
74,786
114,378
14,379
7,416
23,459
1,255,299
Apl
444,142
382,666
185,554
74,346
113,692
14,307
7,378
23,285
1,245,370
Mar
441,391
380,411
184,235
74,084
113,190
14,272
7,345
23,163
1,238,091
Feb
438,667
378,228
182,914
73,741
112,676
14,226
7,307
23,060
1,230,819
Jan
447,514
383,797
186,170
74,537
114,721
14,447
7,424
23,317
1,251,927

2001 Total number of companies registered in Australia

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
Total
Dec
445,446
382,107
185,116
74,303
114,266
14,415
7,407
23,237
1,246,297
Nov
445,466
382,088
184,968
74,326
114,358
14,444
7,418
23,271
1,246,339
Oct
445,019
381,752
184,679
74,320
114,363
14,454
7,419
23,265
1,245,271
Sep
442,722
379,836
183,599
74,018
113,877
14,419
7,397
23,162
1,239,030
Aug
442,611
379,834
183,451
74,106
114,003
14,472
7,410
23,184
1,239,071
Jul
439,846
377,802
182,265
73,821
113,489
14,418
7,384
23,059
1,232,084
Jun
437,003
375,372
181,029
73,501
112,942
14,364
7,350
22,922
1,224,483
May
436,603
374,467
180,610
73,362
112,888
14,372
7,344
22,907
1,222,553
Apl
434,489
372,657
179,810
73,173
112,520
14,355
7,329
22,808
1,217,141
Mar
435,562
373,526
180,288
73,310
112,827
14,394
7,358
22,844
1,220,109
Feb
433,023
371,632
179,191
73,037
112,341
14,358
7,330
22,733
1,213,645
Jan
431,592
370,604
178,614
72,890
112,054
14,327
7,307
22,687
1,210,075

2000 Total number of companies registered in Australia

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
Total
Dec
431,013
370,158
178,320
72,860
111,953
14,324
7,303
22,682
1,208,613
Nov
431,384
370,366
178,522
72,959
112,119
14,347
7,319
22,701
1,209,717
Oct
429,033
368,794
177,578
72,712
111,668
14,300
7,302
22,097
1,203,484
Sep
433,307
371,447
180,110
73,096
111,807
14,357
7,415
22,910
1,214,449
Aug
431,355
369,894
179,236
72,879
111,367
14,329
7,396
22,830
1,209,286
Jul
428,629
367,904
178,202
72,641
110,866
14,286
7,377
22,721
1,202,626
Jun
425,957
365,941
177,218
72,391
110,392
14,253
7,356
22,606
1,196,114
May
424,435
365,633
177,337
72,321
110,422
14,271
7,343
22,503
1,194,265
Apl
423,778
365,369
177,641
72,416
110,426
14,267
7,363
22,481
1,193,741
Mar
420,823
363,189
176,577
72,137
109,819
14,208
7,338
22,377
1,186,468
Feb
416,722
360,216
175,052
71,702
108,996
14,156
7,291
22,214
1,176,349
Jan
416,585
358,902
174,429
71,495
108,610
14,170
7,292
22,244
1,173,727

1999 Total number of companies registered in Australia

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
Total
Dec
414,329
357,008
173,491
71,249
108,056
14,140
7,268
22,146
1,167,687
Nov
414,014
358,005
174,444
71,403
108,424
14,213
7,277
22,121
1,169,901
Oct
410,993
355,778
173,277
71,056
107,779
14,154
7,247
21,991
1,162,275
Sep
408,292
353,617
172,123
70,749
107,185
14,095
7,202
21,883
1,155,146
Aug
407,085
352,891
171,791
70,615
107,037
14,088
7,227
21,854
1,152,588
Jul
403,654
350,445
170,507
70,186
106,334
14,024
7,184
21,708
1,144,042
Jun
411,151
350,108
171,218
70,542
106,116
14,101
7,263
21,969
1,152,468
May
406,592
346,012
169,118
69,767
104,993
14,004
7,199
21,733
1,139,418
Apl
403,130
343,266
167,793
69,328
104,275
13,942
7,162
21,577
1,130,473
Mar
402,800
342,855
167,793
69,319
104,260
13,955
7,160
21,579
1,129,721
Feb
399,325
340,167
166,514
68,934
103,585
13,903
7,122
21,453
1,121,003
Jan
397,701
338,931
166,059
68,809
103,319
13,892
7,120
21,379
1,117,210

 

New company registrations

2002 New company registrations

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
Total
Dec
2338
2091
1269
278
479
53
27
114
6649
Nov
2953
2380
1511
381
581
47
28
149
8030
Oct
3113
2619
1561
348
590
52
38
125
8446
Sept
3198
2457
1480
374
565
47
38
156
8315
Aug
3194
2612
1527
368
561
59
29
115
8465
Jly
3661
3060
1740
402
681
77
31
211
9863
Jun
3845
3743
2409
682
907
94
42
211
11,933
May
3756
2928
1791
459
697
78
41
179
9929
Apl
2809
2274
1347
287
521
39
37
136
7450
Mar
2876
2247
1330
368
554
47
39
119
7580
Feb
2723
2145
1371
337
493
47
30
131
7277
Jan
2208
1761
1080
258
484
38
20
92
5941

2001 New company registrations

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
Total
Dec
1940
1571
897
234
383
41
19
88
5173
Nov
2545
2042
1176
318
480
34
32
129
6756
Oct
2470
1988
1192
310
508
43
24
133
6668
Sep
2486
1841
1072
286
465
39
24
107
6320
Aug
2863
2116
1207
320
539
59
26
134
7264
Jul
2971
2488
1293
329
573
55
34
141
7884
Jun
3423
3128
1841
510
769
80
45
144
9940
May
2967
2406
1215
333
598
46
28
128
7721
Apl
2002
1576
927
244
403
26
31
115
5324
Mar
2627
1947
1127
291
500
41
33
120
6686
Feb
2400
1728
948
242
477
55
29
98
5977
Jan
1958
1468
867
211
469
25
27
73
5098

2000 New company registrations

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
TOTAL
Jan
2439
1947
976
280
564
43
24
117
6390
Feb
3582
2448
1286
368
694
33
42
131
8584
Mar
4258
3057
1565
461
854
64
49
170
10,478
Apl
2947
2173
1085
296
622
60
25
117
7326
May
4669
3405
1606
485
914
104
47
194
11,424
Jun
4194
3192
1774
561
852
69
47
218
10907
Jul
2819
2000
1017
267
496
37
23
123
6782
Aug
2850
2052
1074
266
531
49
27
126
6975
Sep
2106
1638
897
249
475
44
21
92
5522
Oct
2085
1544
913
229
476
42
22
82
5393
Nov
2463
1647
986
277
467
50
21
96
6007
Dec
1791
1428
764
212
333
30
20
100
4678

1999 New company registrations

 
NSW
VIC
QLD
SA
WA
TAS
NT
ACT
TOTAL
Jan
2292
1968
1031
276
554
26
39
118
6304
Feb
3045
2329
1250
335
614
44
40
146
7803
Mar
3625
2767
1313
423
693
55
38
136
9050
Apr
2951
2452
1188
339
617
58
45
119
7769
May
3593
2814
1356
458
740
69
38
176
9244
Jun
4715
4171
2142
795
1145
114
64
244
13390
Jul
4146
3380
1705
479
867
79
35
184
10875
Aug
3537
2506
1317
446
731
65
44
162
8808
Sep
3436
2473
1353
420
676
58
35
157
8608
Oct
2872
2244
1212
352
623
63
44
131
7541
Nov
3120
2285
1217
370
664
64
33
148
7901
Dec
2557
2031
1021
307
518
52
32
113
6631

Registration statistics for other years

Last updated: 20/10/2014 12:00