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Female Business Owners Around The World
According to a recent study by Aston University, men are almost twice as likely to become entrepreneurs than women.
However, with the amount of female business owners increasing by 45% in the last ten years, RS Components have analysed which countries are leading the way when it comes to female entrepreneurs. You can view the piece infographic below.
Here are some key hooks that might be of interest:
- Ghana is leading the way with 46% of business owners being female
- Russia follows in second place with 35% of female entrepreneurs
- Out of the 28 countries analysed, the UK comes in 27th place with only 25% of female business owners
- Despite being home to tech and entrepreneur hub, Silicon Valley, the United States only has 26% of female business owners, coming in 23rd place