New Employer Business

Released Mar. 2020

Indicators in this series include: New Employer Business Actualization Rate, Rate of New Employer Businesses, New Employer Business Velocity, and Employer Business Newness, as well as the New Employer Business Actualization Speed (NEBAS) Index.

2018 New Employer Business Report: National and State Trends

This report presents national and state trends in new employer businesses in the United States.

Early-Stage Entrepreneurship

Updated Sept. 2019

Indicators in this series include: Rate of New Entrepreneurs, Opportunity Share of New Entrepreneurs, Startup Early Job Creation, and Startup Early Survival Rate, as well as the Kauffman Early-Stage Entrepreneurship (KESE) Index.

2018 National Report

This report presents national trends in early-stage entrepreneurship in the United States, as well as trends for specific demographic groups when possible.

2018 State Report

This report presents indicators for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Data for all of the Kauffman Indicators of Early-Stage Entrepreneurship, including the summary KESE Index.

Previous Reports

Early-Stage Entrepreneurship

2017 National Report on Early-Stage Entrepreneurship
2017 State Report on Early-Stage Entrepreneurship

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