Every year, the Regional Municipality of Durham, Planning and Economic Development Department and its municipal partners conduct a Business Count in Durham.
Business establishments in the Durham Region were visited by the Business Count Team between May – Sept 2016.
Basic data was gathered to determine analytics including top sectors in the region, how many people are employed, how many businesses import or export, etc.
Highlighted Statistics – Durham:
– 12,220 Businesses
– 125,621 FT Employees
– Retail is Top Sector at 20%
– 59% are Independently Owned
Take a look at the results of the 2016 Business Count Highlights Report.
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