Deals in Heels Stats
 

WOMEN IN BUSINESS STATISTICS

 
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DEALS IN HEELS STATS
DEALS IN HEELS WOMEN OWNED BUSINESSES
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WOMEN IN CONGRESS - AS OF 2019

127 women in Congress total - 23.7% of 535 members

  • 25 are in Senate - 25% of the Senate

  • 102 in the House of Representatives - 23.4%

 

WOMEN SITTING ON BOARD OF DIRECTORS

FORTUNE 500 & FORTUNE 100 - AS OF 2018

  • Fortune 500 - 22.5% total women // 4.6% are minority women

  • Fortune 100 - 25% total women // 5.8% minority women

 

WOMEN OWNED BUSINESSES IN CA

  • 129 new women owned businesses opened every day

    • this represents 37.2% of all businesses in the state

    • these businesses generate 5.15% of California total business revenue

 

WOMEN HOMEOWNERSHIP - AS OF 2018

 

OVERALL WOMEN IN BUSINESS STATISTICS

  • Women owned businesses increased by 31 times between 1972 and 2018

    • 402,000 WOB in 1972 (4.6% of all firms)

    • 12.3 Million WOB in 2018 (40% of all firms)

  • Employment in WOB’s 

    • 230,000 in 1972

    • 9.2 Million in 2018

  • Revenues in WOB’s

    • $8.1 Billion in 1972

    • $1.8 Trillion in 2018

  • Women-Owned Business Growth from 2007 - 2018

    • from 2007 to 2018 WOB increased by 58%

      • overall businesses in the US during this time only increased by 12% in contrast

  • Employment by WOB from 2001 - 2018

    • rose 21% for WOB

      • overall business in the US declined by 0.8%

  • Total revenue for WOB from 2007 - 2018

    • jumped by 46%

    • overall business revenue in the US up by 36%

  • 4 out of every 10 businesses in the US are women-owned (40%) 

    • they employ 8% of the private sector

    • they contribute 4.3% of total revenues

  • There were 1,821 net new businesses added per day between 2017 and 2018 in the U.S.

  • From 2007 - 2018 firms owned by women grew by 163%