Statistics are a great way to understand the patterns and behaviours of members of society. Regarding Black-owned businesses, various statistics can be used to shape Black entrepreneurship.
Some statistics are more shocking than others, but each has the potential to create a change and allow for more intentional and conscious spending. For business owners, these statistics put at face value what many have felt during the process of building or establishing businesses. For consumers, these statistics may offer greater insight and understanding into why it matters where you spend your money.
There are not enough positive stories for Black business owners out there, so we are doing all we can to find and highlight those stories.