- Small businesses account for 99.7% of all United States employees.
- Small businesses employ 54% of the nation's private work force.
- Small businesses are responsible for 52% of all sales in the United States.
- Small businesses contribute 50% of the country's private gross domestic product.
When it comes to keeping the U.S. economy humming, small business packs a big punch, as the figures above show.
Source: U.S. Small Business Administration
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