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New Business Filings Summary in the Past 10 Years


Number of Records Filed in Calendar Year           

Download a printable version of this table going back to 1990: NewBusinessFilingSummary.pdf                                                                                                     

  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014  2015    2016 
                     
Minnesota Business
Corporation
9,840 8,858 8,416 6,614 5,965 6,390 5,889 5,909  5,797  5,744
Minnesota Limited
Liability Companies
19,133 21,481 31,190 25,244 24,923 30,216 29,175 30,449  31,601  33,101
Minnesota Nonprofit
Corporations
2,206 2,064 2,002 2,012 1,905 2,226 2,186 2,214  2,310  2,296
Assumed Names 18,231 17,120 16,534 16,248 13,934 15,510 14,928 14,079  13,986  14,646
Foreign Corporations 2,014 1,772 1,707 1,777 1,623 1,817 1,658 1,725  1,729 1,783 
Foreign Corporations
(Nonprofit)
x x x x 24 138 106 105  132  119
Minnesota Cooperative x x x x 9 13 14 23  23  7
Foreign Cooperative x x x x 3 9 9 5  7  4
Cooperative Association x x x x 2 30 8 15  13  16
Foreign Limited Liability
Companies
1,819 1,519 1,400 1,520 1,606 1,897 1,838 2,385  2,624  2,541
Minnesota Limited
Partnerships
335 316 264 278 278 366 275 230  268  251
Foreign Limited
Partnerships
74 71 53 67 55 65 102 90  100  54
Minnesota Limited
Liability Partnership
521 521 428 339 266 375 412 423  442  423
Foreign Limited
Liability Partnerships
25 16 23 17 34 29 22 32  21  22
Trademark x x x x 128 506 340 426  311  394
Reservation of Name 1,584 1,399 1,321 1,107 968 1,240 1,298 1,330  1,156  1,100
TOTALS 55,782 55,137 63,338 55,223 51,723 60,827 58,260 59,440  60,520  62,501