Nevada Small Business Facts

 

Nevada Small Business Facts

2010* 2009 2000
Number of Businesses
Small employers (<500 employees) 45,276 45,814 38,491
Large employers (500+ employees) 2,076 2,115 1,760
Nonemployers 177,181 174,457 113,744
Business Owner Demographics
Male-owned 102 488 75,661
Woman-owned 63 65 10,859
Equally male/female-owned 45 82 12,032
African American-owned 9 12 884
Asian-owned 18 24 3,156
Hispanic-owned 18 22 2,584
Native American/Alaskan-owned 2 2 358
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-owned
Veteran-owned 37 91 15,491
Publicly held, unclassified 11 537 115,684
Source: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Census Bureau, Bureau of Economic Analysis; U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics; Admin. Office of the U.S. Courts; Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; and U.S. Small Business Admin., Office of Advocacy. * Latest available data. †Percentage point change. ‡Data are for CRA loans.