External Resources

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SME Research and Statistics in Canada

SME Research and Statistics in Canada

This website presents various statistics on the financing of Canadian small and medium-sized enterprises including credit request and approval rates, average value of loan requests and intended use of financing.
It also includes data on the number of businesses in Canada, job creation, firm survival, the share of firms that are high-growth firms, the number of firms that innovate and export, the contribution of small businesses to Canada's gross domestic product and business owner characteristics.