Five Stats About Women-Owned Businesses that May Surprise You
There are 114% more female entrepreneurs in the US today than 20 years ago.
There are 12.3 million women-owned businesses in the US.
On average, women’s companies grow by 84% compared to men-owned companies, growing by 78% since starting.
There are more than 2.5 million African-American women-owned companies in the US.
Businesses owned by women of color employed 2,230,600 people.
If women-of-color-owned businesses matched all women-owned businesses’ revenue, an extra $1.2 trillion would be added to the US economy.
The total global income of women will grow from $13 trillion to $18 trillion in the next five years.
More stats here...