Welcome to InfoIslington, a blog dedicated to delivering quality information about Islington today. Produced by staff at the Islington Reference Library it will bring you details about quality web sites and other new social media , upcoming events, reports and where to find information today with a special relevance to Islington.
The London Data store produces statistics showing the survival rates of businesses by borough. In Islington 86% survived their first year in 2010 (the latest data) compared to an Inner London rate of 83%. 2,180 new businesses were created in islington in 2011 - 450 more than the year before and business demises were down from 2,000 in 2010 to 1,415 in 2011. See more information here.