Industry Breakdown of Companies
in Denmark

Explore more than 529,002 Denmark-based companies available in the HitHorizons database and see top industries and biggest players with highest sales and number of employees.

Current Country: Denmark 529,002 (1.1%)
Largest Country: United Kingdom 6,993,435 (15.2%)
Total Number of Companies in Europe 46,104,457

According to our database, a total of more than 529,002 businesses are registered in Denmark . That represents 1.15% of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. These Denmark-based companies have a share of 2.3% of all sales generated by EU-based businesses and employ 0.99% of all EU employees.

Denmark: TOP Industries

According to our database, the industry with the highest number of companies registered is Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate (206,344 companies in total), followed by Services (204,251) and Retail Trade (30,227).

This TOP 10 list was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Denmark: TOP Industries 529,002 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of
Companies
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 206,344 39.0% 206,344
Services 204,251 38.6% 204,251
Retail Trade 30,227 5.7% 30,227
Construction 25,714 4.9% 25,714
Wholesale Trade 19,683 3.7% 19,683
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 17,222 3.3% 17,222
Manufacturing 14,175 2.7% 14,175
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 10,461 2.0% 10,461
Public Sector 547 0.1% 547
Mining 246 0.0% 246
Unknown industry 132 0.0% 132

Denmark: Breakdown of Companies by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification (SIC Code) is used to assign companies to specific industries. According to our database, the top 3 SIC Codes for Denmark are Holding company (21.59%), Membership organization (17.33%) and Real property lessor (8.01%).

This breakdown was generated automarically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and find companies leading within individual SIC Codes, SIC Code distribution among individual countries, or SIC Code breakdowns within other industries using HitHorizons Screener.

Denmark: Breakdown of Companies by SIC Code 529,002 registered companies

Denmark: TOP 10 Companies with Highest Sales

According to our database, companies registered in the Denmark generated € 1,975,377,167,708 in sales, which represents 2.3% of all sales generated by companies available in the HitHorizons database.

This TOP 10 list of companies operating in Denmark was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Denmark: TOP 10 Companies with Highest Sales 529,002 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S € 74.62B 3.78% € 74.62B
2. Maersk A/S € 57.97B 2.93% € 57.97B
3. Andel A.M.B.A. € 49.61B 2.51% € 49.61B
4. Energi Danmark A/S € 46.31B 2.34% € 46.31B
5. Dsv A/S € 31.67B 1.6% € 31.67B
6. Ocean Network Express Europe Ltd. Denmark Filial € 30B 1.52% € 30B
7. Nitor Energy A/S € 26.51B 1.34% € 26.51B
8. Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Filial af Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.,Indien € 24.91B 1.26% € 24.91B
9. Novo Nordisk A/S € 23.78B 1.2% € 23.78B
10. A/S United Shipping & Trading Company € 19.81B 1% € 19.81B
Total Sales of the TOP 10 Companies € 385.2B

Denmark: Top 10 Companies with Highest Number of Employees

According to our database, companies registered in the UK employ 3,875,990 people, which represents 0.99% of all people employed by companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is Region Hovedstaden (51,049), followed by Københavns Kommune (49,935) and Salling Group A/S (43,102).

This TOP 10 list of companies with the highest number of employees was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Denmark: Top 10 Companies with Highest Number of Employees 529,002 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Number of Employees
1. Region Hovedstaden 51,049 1.32% 51,049
2. Københavns Kommune 49,935 1.29% 49,935
3. Salling Group A/S 43,102 1.11% 43,102
4. Forsvaret og Forsvarsministeriets Styrelser 32,272 0.83% 32,272
5. Novo Nordisk A/S 25,358 0.65% 25,358
6. Aalborg Kommune 21,095 0.54% 21,095
7. Region Sjælland 20,809 0.54% 20,809
8. Rigspolitiet 18,508 0.48% 18,508
9. Odense Kommune 17,940 0.46% 17,940
10. Region Nordjylland 16,723 0.43% 16,723
Total Number of Employees of the TOP 10 Companies 296,791

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