5 Statistics on Small Business in the United States

Forbes recently released a list of statistics about small businesses in the United States.

Here are five statistics of interest to physician practice and surgery center owners:

1. 120 people (more than 50 percent of people) work at a small business.
2. Small businesses have generated more than 65 percent of net new jobs since 1995.
3. Around 70 percent of new employer firms survive at least two years.
4. Approximately 543,000 new businesses are started each month.
5. Total revenues from nonemployers hit $989.6 billion in 2011, up 4 percent from 2010.

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