The value and role of small businesses to our economy is enormous. According to Entrepreneur, there are between 25 million and 27 million small businesses in the U.S. that account for 60 to 80 percent of all U.S. jobs.
Since 2008, small businesses have created approximately 65% of all non-government jobs. On average, small businesses register 16 times more patents per employee than large firms.
Here is infographic designed by FreshBooks that shows the big impact of small businesses to our economy, environment, and community.