According to the Central Bureau of statistics, as of the end of 2016 in Israel acted 565.500 businesses.
51% of businesses were not rates of employees. Among businesses employing workers, 70% of businesses had less than 4 employees, and 92% less than 20 employees.
By the end of 2016 acted 51.400 businesses established in the same year, and 9.1% of the total. 58% of them did not hire employees. Of the remaining 76% had less than 4 employees, and 97% less than 20 employees. In total new businesses created in 2016 85.700 rates of employees.
In total in 2016 55.200 opened businesses and closed 41.700 businesses. The total number increased to 13,500 businesses. A similar index was recorded in 2015.
88% of businesses established in 2015, and has survived the second year of its existence, and that of businesses established in 2005, in 2016, continued to exist only 33%.