8 Interesting Facts about Canadian Small Businesses
Monster contributing writer
Industry Canada publishes an annual study titled "Key Small Business Statistics" that provides baseline data on the small business sector within Canada. The most recent issue was published in August, 2013 and provides some engrossing – if not altogether surprising – numbers about the role that small enterprises play in the Canadian economy. Among the many questions the study addresses are those concerning how many small businesses exist, how many people work for such businesses, how many jobs are created and how innovative they are.