- 80 percent of female business owners were once Girl Scouts
- In 2011, there were roughly 8.1 million women-owned businesses in the U.S., making up 29% of all enterprises in the country
- Since 2007, the number of women-owned businesses has increased by 50% in the U.S., while the number of male firms has grown by only 25%.
- Women-owned businesses generate $1.3 trillion in revenues and employ 7.7 million people in the U.S.
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