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 …

Key Small Business Statistics — June 2016. … A Comparison of the Performance of Female-Owned and Male-Owned Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises — November 2016. … SME Profile: Canada Small Business Financing Program Borrowers (March 2016)

In 2013, the total number of SME births was 78,430, compared with 83,240s, which resulted in a net decrease of 4,810 businesses. As of 2015, small businesses employed over 8.2 million individuals in Canada, or 70.5 percent of the total private labour force.

Sep 9, 2016 – "According to Statistics Canada's 2011 Labour Force Survey, the number of employees in Canada was 14,282,600 in the first quarter of 2011. The number of self-employed workers was 2,656,800. .

Statistics on Small Business in Canada. Small businesses are the backbone of Canada's economy. Startup Canada has compiled some of the big numbers behind small businesses in Canada. What is the definition of a small business in Canada? • 1 to 4 employees: Micro-‐enterprise. • 5 to 100: Small business. • 101 to …