CRIF: Number of self-employers in the Czech Republic grows by 14,883

Published: 05.09.2022 Related countries:  New Zealand New Zealand, Australia Australia

A total of 43,964 individuals started a business during this period, most of them in IT, administration, and logistics

The Czech Republic added a total of 14,883 self-employed persons from January to July 2022, which corresponds to the highest net gain of entrepreneurs during the first seven months of 2017. A total of 43,964 individuals started a business during this period, most of them in IT, administration, and logistics. On the other hand, 29,081 entrepreneurs ended their businesses. This is based on the CRIF - Czech Credit Bureau survey. In July alone, the number of new sole traders increased by more than 11% m/m to 5214. The number of closed trades fell by 3% to 2818. This July saw the highest increase in five years, a total of 2,396.
 
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