This second issue of Entrepreneurship at a Glance, a product of the OECD-Eurostat Entrepreneurship Indicators Programme, presents an original collection of indicators for measuring the state of entrepreneurship, along with explanations of the policy context and interpretation of the data. New to this issue are special chapters addressing measurement issues on women entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial finance, as well as selected indicators on women entrepreneurship.
- 06 June 2012
Employment in women-owned enterprises
The contribution of women-owned enterprises to employment creation is still poorly documented. Comparable data on employment in women and men-owned enterprises provide indications about the relative contribution of enterprises held by women to job creation. The breakdown by size classes compares the capacities of differently sized women-owned enterprises to generate employment.