Alaska Small Business Facts

Below are the small business facts for Alabama according to the SBA.

Number of Businesses       2010*                2009                 2000
Small employers (<500employees) 15,893      15,838 15,447
Large employers (500+employees) 569 580 481
Non employers 53,284       52,608 47,691

Firms  EmploymentReceipts($M)

Business Owner Demographics

Male-owned                                                          32                   70               17,614

Woman-owned                                                      18                  18                  2,540

Equally male/female-owned                                    16                   21                 3,232

African American-owned                                           1                    1                     99

Asian-owned                                                           2                     4                    416

Hispanic-owned                                                     n.a.                n.a.                     n.a.

Native American/Alaskan-owned                             7                     4                    714

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-owned                             –                      –                         –

Veteran-owned                                                      12                   16                  3,202

Publicly held,unclassified                                          32                   70               17,614

Source:U.S.Dept.of Commerce,CensusBureau,Bureau of EconomicAnalysis;U.S.Dept.of Labor,Bureauof Labor Statistics;Admin.Officeof theU.S.Courts;FederalDepositInsurance Corporation;and U.S.SmallBusinessAdmin.,Office of Advocacy. *Latestavailabledata.†Percentagepointchange.‡Dataarefor CRAloans.