Metropolitan Area Profiles

This section presents detailed data on the indicators that make up the Kauffman Index. Below, select your region of interest and choose between these Kauffman Index reports, each focused on a different aspect of entrepreneurial activity.

The Kauffman Index of Startup Activity focuses on new business creation activity and people engaging in business startup activity.


LATEST! The Kauffman Index of Main Street Entrepreneurship focuses on local, established small business activity and their business owners.


The Kauffman Index of Growth Entrepreneurship focuses on how much U.S. entrepreneurial businesses are growing.



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