Industry Breakdown of Companies in Spain

This statistic shows TOP industries, TOP companies by sales and number of employees and the most common SIC codes in Spain

The number of companies in Spain is 4,340,224, which represents 9.51% of all 45,660,640 companies in the HitHorizons database. The country with the highest number of registered companies is United Kingdom with 6,590,813 companies.

Current Country:
Spain 4,340,224 (9.5%)
Largest Country:
United Kingdom 6,590,813 (14.4%)
Total Number of Companies 45,660,640

TOP Industries in Spain

The industry with the highest number of companies registered in Spain is Services with 1,020,478 companies followed by Retail Trade and Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate with 719,628 and 678,493 companies respectively.

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TOP Industries in Spain 4,340,224 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of Companies
Services 1,020,478 23.5% 1,020,478
Retail Trade 719,628 16.6% 719,628
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 678,493 15.6% 678,493
Construction 463,048 10.7% 463,048
Wholesale Trade 422,904 9.7% 422,904
Unknown industry 418,427 9.6% 418,427
Manufacturing 306,527 7.1% 306,527
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 200,921 4.6% 200,921
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 88,677 2.0% 88,677
Public Sector 13,538 0.3% 13,538
Mining 7,583 0.2% 7,583

Breakdown of Companies in Spain by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for Spain are Non classified establishment (9.64%), Subdivider/developer (6.81%) and Real property lessor (4.9%) .

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Breakdown of Companies in Spain by SIC Code 4,340,224 registered companies

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Registered in Spain

Companies registered in Spain generate € 2,694,272,636,754 in sales per annum, which represents 3.59% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is MERCADONA SA with € 25.15B followed by REPSOL PETROLEO SA and COMPAÑIA ESPAÑOLA DE PETROLEOS SAU with € 20.02B and € 17.73B in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales in Spain 4,340,224 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. MERCADONA SA € 25.15B 0.93% € 25.15B
2. REPSOL PETROLEO SA € 20.02B 0.74% € 20.02B
3. COMPAÑIA ESPAÑOLA DE PETROLEOS SAU € 17.73B 0.66% € 17.73B
4. CEPSA TRADING SAU € 15.95B 0.59% € 15.95B
5. REPSOL COMERCIAL DE PRODUCTOS PETROLIFEROS SA € 13.96B 0.52% € 13.96B
6. ENDESA ENERGIA SAU € 12.38B 0.46% € 12.38B
7. INDUSTRIA DE DISEÑO TEXTIL SA € 11.13B 0.41% € 11.13B
8. SOCIEDAD ESTATAL LOTERIAS Y APUESTAS DEL ESTADO SME SA € 9.359B 0.35% € 9.359B
9. EL CORTE INGLES SA € 9.269B 0.34% € 9.269B
10. SEAT SA € 9.256B 0.34% € 9.256B

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Registered in Spain

Companies registered in Spain have 20,910,437 employees, which represents 5.44% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is MERCADONA SA with 102,871 people followed by GOBIERNO VASCO EUSKO JAURLARITZA and CORREOS Y TELEGRAFOS JEFATURA TECNOLOGIA Y ORGANIZACION with 78,000 and 64,515 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees in Spain 4,340,224 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. MERCADONA SA 102,871 0.49% 102,871
2. GOBIERNO VASCO EUSKO JAURLARITZA 78,000 0.37% 78,000
3. CORREOS Y TELEGRAFOS JEFATURA TECNOLOGIA Y ORGANIZACION 64,515 0.31% 64,515
4. EL CORTE INGLES SA 57,015 0.27% 57,015
5. SOCIEDAD ESTATAL CORREOS Y TELEGRAFOS SA S.M.E. 50,822 0.24% 50,822
6. CLECE SA 42,935 0.21% 42,935
7. INSTITUT CATALA DE LA SALUT DE BARCELONA GENERALITAT DE CATALUNYA 36,607 0.18% 36,607
8. CENTROS COMERCIALES CARREFOUR SA 35,259 0.17% 35,259
9. COMUNIDAD AUTONOMA DE MADRID 30,000 0.14% 30,000
10. FCC MEDIO AMBIENTE SAU 28,474 0.14% 28,474

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