Frequently Asked Questions

Advocacy’s most requested publication, Frequently Asked Questions About Small Business, gathers dozens of the latest statistics about America’s small business in one place.  The FAQ is updated annually, and it’s a convenient place to confirm facts like the total number of small businesses, their share of employment and net new jobs, plus starts, closures, and overall contribution to the U.S. economy.  A one-page infographic What's New with Small Business, colorfully depicts a handful of the top small business statistics. 

Updated August 2018