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    Thursday, January 07, 2016
    Colorado Ranked 2nd for Small Business Activity
    Kauffman Index 2015: Main Street Entrepreneurship

    The Kauffman Foundation recently published a report on small business activity at state and local levels.

    For large states, Colorado ranked 2nd for the highest level of small business activity.  Colorado had the highest rate of older adult business owners (ages 55 to 64)  and women business owners, and the 2nd highest rate of young  adult business owners (ages 20 to 34).  

    The Denver Metro Area ranked 11th for small business activity out of the 40 metro areas in the study.  

    View the report's maps here 

    Find the report here