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Nearly 1 in 10 Businesses With Employees Are New, According to Inaugural Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs

Categories: Business/Economics,Statistics

http://census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2016/cb16-148.html

Press release with detailed explanation of new survey which covers new businesses and their receipts, payroll and employment at the national, state, and leading metro areas levels.  Finds that of the nearly 482,000 U.S. firms with employees, 8.9% had been in business for less than two years in 2014.  From the Census Bureau