National Profile

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


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


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


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


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