Census Shows Growth of Women-Owned Businesses

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According to a U.S. Census Bureau report, the number of privately held companies owned by women grew 16 percent from 1992 to 1997, nearly three times the 6 percent rate for all companies. The census reports that there are close to 5.4 million women-owned businesses in the United States alone.

Revenue at women-owned businesses also increased faster than average, 33 percent compared with 24 percent for companies overall.

Other interesting facts of the 5.4 million women-owned businesses uncovered during the census are highlighted below.

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