Key Small Business Statistics — June 2016 edition includes data on the number of businesses in Canada, job creation, firm births ands, the share of high-growth firms, firm financing, the number of firms that innovate and export, the small businesses contribution to each province's gross domestic product as well as on …

SME in Canada. Definition. Small: 1-99 employees; Number of businesses with employees on payroll in 2015. Small: 1,143,630 (97.9%) Number of private sector employees in 2015. Small: 8,167,701 (70.5%) Debt financing requests by SMEs in 2015. Request rate: 23.0% Contribution to gross domestic product (GDP)

Sep 9, 2016 – I've put together these Canadian small business statistics from various sources to answer people's common questions about small businesses in Canada. You can use them for market research or reports if you like, as long as you properly cite the sources. These are the freshest Canadian small business …

Oct 25, 2016 – Key Small Business Statistics – June 2016. In this Industry Canada key highlights report, we learn: In 2015, 70% (or 8.2 million) of the labour force was employed by small businesses, mid-sized businesses accounted for 20% (or 2.3 million), large businesses accounted for 9.7 percent (1.1 million).