South Carolina has 312,108 small businesses, according to the most current federal data available.
Of those 312,108 small businesses in South Carolina, 90,416 have employees. The remaining 221,692 are South Carolina small businesses that have no employees.
These small business statistics for South Carolina do not include all self-employed individuals working in South Carolina. According to the latest Federal data, the number of self-employed persons in South Carolina (including incorporated companies that file via Schedule C) was 181,946.
We hope this information is helpful to those of you who are selling to small businesses. Please note that more current small business statistics for South Carolina may be available. To get the latest small business statistics, visit www.sba.gov/advo/research/. If you are intererest in buying small business leads, please read our article on Buying Lead Databases Online.
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