We hear time and again that this country is powered by small businesses and it’s true. It’s even more true for some states over others.
Small businesses employ 48.5% or almost half of private sector workers according to the U.S. Small Business Administration.
States such as Montana, Wyoming and South Dakota depend on small businesses more than the rest of the country with higher percentages of their workers employed by small companies. How much does your state depend on small business? In partnership with the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program, we created a map so you can find out.