Archived State Economic Profiles

To view the archived content listed below, please visit our archive site at http://archive.sba.gov/advo/research/profiles/. To request a copy of the archived documents listed below, please contact the Office of Advocacy via email at advocacy@sba.gov.

The Office of Advocacy’s Small Business Profiles for the States and Territories supply data on small businesses in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The publication also provides national-level data and limited data on the U.S. territories. The usefulness of the publication is the great detail it provides about small businesses at the state level. The following topics are covered: the number of firms, demographics of business ownership, small business income, banking, business turnover, industry composition, and employment gains and losses by size of business. Detailed historical data may be found in the Small Business Economy.

  • 2008 Small Business Profiles for the States and Territories

  • 2007 Small Business Profiles for the States and Territories

  • 2006 Small Business Profiles for the States and Territories

  • 2005 Small Business Profiles for the States and Territories