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Business Formation Statistics

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Data Visualizations and Historic Releases

Time Series Data



The geographical visualizations and interactive graphs below will be updated the day of release, but not exactly at the release time.


Geographical Visualizations



Interactive Graphs




Historical Quarterly Data

The following csv file provides historical quarterly from 2004 Q3- 2020 Q4:

  • 2004 Q3 - 2020 Q4 Data: csv [739KB]
  • Data dictionary: pdf [82KB]


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Business Formation Statistics | (301) 763-2000 |  Last Revised: October 12, 2021