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Business Applications for California (DISCONTINUED) (BUSAPPNSACA)


Q4 2020: 92,022 (+ more)   Updated: Jan 14, 2021 11:02 AM CST
Q4 2020:  92,022  
Q3 2020:  142,337  
Q2 2020:  93,228  
Q1 2020:  108,922  
Q4 2019:  81,172  
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Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: U.S. Census Bureau  

Release: Business Formation Statistics  

Units:  Number, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Quarterly


The Business Formation Statistics are now released on a monthly basis, and the quarterly series will no longer be updated. See BABATOTALNSACA for an alternative.

The core business applications series that correspond to a subset of all applications for an Employer Identification Number (EIN). Includes all applications for an EIN, except for applications for tax liens, estates, trusts, or certain financial filings, applications outside of 50 states and DC or with no state‐county geocodes, applications with a NAICS sector code of 11 (agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting) or 92 (public administration), and applications in certain industries (e.g. private households, civic and social organizations).

Suggested Citation:

U.S. Census Bureau, Business Applications for California (DISCONTINUED) [BUSAPPNSACA], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/BUSAPPNSACA, May 25, 2024.


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