The objective of this survey is to collect general characteristics on small– and medium-sized businesses and their financing activities. … Statistics Canada is conducting this survey on behalf of a consortium led by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada.

Statistics Canada administers two key surveys that measure the demand for and supply of financing for SMEs : Survey on Financing of Small and Medium Enterprises , now called Survey on Financing and Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (demand) and Biannual Survey of Suppliers of Business Financing (supply …

Key Small Business Statistics provides statistical data on the business sector in Canada, focusing on … 1.14 million (97.9 percent) were small businesses, 21,415 (1.8 percent) were medium-sized businesses ….. Sources: Statistics Canada, Labour Force Survey (LFS); and Innovation, Science and Economic Development.

This site includes an extensive collection of Industry Canada research on small business and entrepreneurship as well as comprehensive statistics on Canadian small businesses.

Dataysis of the results, along with the data tables of the Biannual Survey of Suppliers of Business Financing , second half 2015. … For the first time, econometric techniques are applied to data from Statistics Canada's Survey on Financing and Growth of Small and Medium Enterprises , 2011 and 2014, as well as …