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 Births (No.) of enterprises
Characteristic Description
Name Births (No.) of Enterprises by Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013) and Economic activity (Division - CAE Rev. 3); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Business demography
First available period 2008
Last available period 2018
  • Data reference period
  • Geographic localization (NUTS - 2013)
  • Economic activity (Division - CAE Rev. 3)
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • ENTERPRISE BIRTH:  The creation of a combination of production factors with the restriction that no other enterprises are involved in the event. Births do not include entries into the population due to mergers, de-mergers or restructuring of a set of enterprises. It does not consider situations corresponding only to a change of activity.
  • ENTERPRISE:  Legal entity (natural or legal person) that is an organisational unit producing goods or services, which benefits from a certain degree of autonomy in decision-making, especially for the allocation of its current resources. An enterprise carries out one or more activities at one or more locations.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 13/02/2020

information presented in 15/7/2020