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28.9
Comparison: 28.8
Unit: percent
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Firms Owned by Women

Value: 28.9 percent
Measurement
Period:
2007
Location: County : Miami-Dade
Comparison: U.S. Value
Categories: Economy / Economic Climate
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the percentage of firms that are owned by women.
Why this is important: 
Women-owned firms are those owned by sole proprietors who identified themselves as female or were categorized as female on their applications for a Social Security Number; or, in the case of firms with multiple owners, where 51 percent or more of stock interest, claims or rights were held by females. The percentage of women-owned firms is an indicator of gender equality in the region.
Technical Note:  The regional value is compared to the national value.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
URL of Source:   http://www.census.gov/
URL of Data:   http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/download_data.html
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: May 2013

Time Series Data

2002: 29.6 2007: 28.9

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Unit: percent
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Firms Owned by Women

Value: 28.9 percent
Measurement
Period:
2007
Location: County : Miami-Dade
Comparison: Prior Value
Categories: Economy / Economic Climate
What is this Indicator?
This indicator shows the percentage of firms that are owned by women.
Why this is important: 
Women-owned firms are those owned by sole proprietors who identified themselves as female or were categorized as female on their applications for a Social Security Number; or, in the case of firms with multiple owners, where 51 percent or more of stock interest, claims or rights were held by females. The percentage of women-owned firms is an indicator of gender equality in the region.
Technical Note:  The trend is a comparison between the most recent and previous measurement periods. Confidence intervals were not taken into account in determining the direction of the trend.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
URL of Source:   http://www.census.gov/
URL of Data:   http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/download_data.html
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: May 2013

Time Series Data

2002: 29.6 2007: 28.9

percent

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How are these indicators calculated? Return to Community Dashboard Home