Minnesota Secretary Of State - New Business Filings Summary in the Past 10 Years
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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                                                                                                     

 

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014  2015    2016  2017 2018
Minnesota Business
Corporation
8,416 6,614 5,965 6,390 5,889 5,909  5,797  5,744 5,702 5,345
Minnesota Limited
Liability Companies
31,190 25,244 24,923 30,216 29,175 30,449  31,601  33,101 36,524 39,308
Minnesota Nonprofit
Corporations
2,002 2,012 1,905 2,226 2,186 2,214  2,310  2,296 2,336 2,517
Assumed Names 16,534 16,248 13,934 15,510 14,928 14,079  13,986  14,646 15,302 15,747
Foreign Corporations 1,707 1,777 1,623 1,817 1,658 1,725  1,729 1,783  1,800 1,943
Foreign Corporations
(Nonprofit)
x x 24 138 106 105  132  119 141 151
Minnesota Cooperative x x 9 13 14 23  23  7 21 23
Foreign Cooperative x x 3 9 9 5  7  4 1 8
Cooperative Association x x 2 30 8 15  13  16 10 22
Foreign Limited Liability
Companies
1,400 1,520 1,606 1,897 1,838 2,385  2,624  2,541 2,849 3,034
Minnesota Limited
Partnerships
264 278 278 366 275 230  268  251 260 227
Foreign Limited
Partnerships
53 67 55 65 102 90  100  54 56 59
Minnesota Limited
Liability Partnership
428 339 266 375 412 423  442  423 356 426
Foreign Limited
Liability Partnerships
23 17 34 29 22 32  21  22 20 36
Trademark x x 128 506 340 426  311  394 429 408
Reservation of Name 1,321 1,107 968 1,240 1,298 1,330  1,156  1,100 1,201 1,054
TOTALS 63,338 55,223 51,723 60,827 58,260 59,440  60,520  62,501 67,008 70,308