Entrepreneurs are a special breed. Some people say you are born an entrepreneur, while others will say it is a passion or skill you develop over time. No matter what your thoughts, entrepreneurs are quickly taking over the world and pushing the status quo to the side.
The big question is… who are entrepreneurs these days, and where are they from and who are they up against?
All of this and more will be answered through the “Who are Entrepreneurs and Where Are They From?” infographic shown below.
Who are Entrepreneurs and Where Are They From? Infographic Summary
While there are more entrepreneurs in the world today than ever before, don’t think it’s an easy task to accomplish. Entrepreneurs always have their backs to the wall as they are responsible for their own successes and failures.
- The average age of business founders when they start their own business is 40 years old
- 71.5% of respondents came from middle class backgrounds (34.6% upper middle class and 36.9% lower middle class)
- 95.1% have a bachelor’s degree and 47% have more advanced degrees
- The number one concern facing start companies is access to capital The top problems facing small businesses today, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration, are cost of health insurance, fuel/gas and federal taxes on business income
Infographic source: ContactMe