Nevada Small Business Facts

2010*20092000
Number of Businesses
Small employers (<500 employees)45,27645,81438,491
Large employers (500+ employees)2,0762,1151,760
Nonemployers177,181174,457113,744
Business Owner Demographics
Male-owned10248875,661
Woman-owned636510,859
Equally male/female-owned458212,032
African American-owned912884
Asian-owned18243,156
Hispanic-owned18222,584
Native American/Alaskan-owned22358
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-owned
Veteran-owned379115,491
Publicly held, unclassified11537115,684
Source: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Census Bureau, Bureau of Economic Analysis; U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics; Admin. Office of the U.S. Courts; Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; and U.S. Small Business Admin., Office of Advocacy. * Latest available data. †Percentage point change. ‡Data are for CRA loans.