NSBA Survey on COVID-19 & The Path Forward

July 7, 2020

The third in NSBA's COVID-19 survey series showing how relief programs have helped small business as well as workplace and business operations changes, economic outlook, small-business owner confidence and much more.


NSBA Survey on COVID-19 Relief Programs

April 20, 2020

NSBA’s survey on how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting small businesses shows that nearly all small businesses, 92 percent, say they are very concerned about the economic impact of COVID-19 and nearly half of small businesses are not confident in the future of their business.


NSBA COVID-19 Impact Poll

March 18, 2020

NSBA’s poll of small-business owners in mid-March–at the early stages COVID-19 pandemic–showed great concern right as the significant spread of the disease began, and nearly half had already experienced reduced customer demand.


NSBA 2017 Mid-Year Economic Report

September 11, 2017

NSBA today released its 2017 Mid-Year Economic Report where the small-business outlook on the overall economy is at its highest point in seven years despite growing frustration over elected officials’ inability to enact needed reforms.


NSBA 2017 Small Business Workforce & Labor Survey

February 2, 2017

Today, NSBA and Cynthia Kay and Company Media Production, released the 2017 Small Business Workforce and Labor Survey which quantifies how workforce issues ranging from immigration to background checks impact our nation’s chief job creators.


2016 Politics of Small Business Survey

June 29, 2016

On June 29, NSBA released the 2016 Politics of Small Business Survey which provides detailed insight on the political opinions and activity of America’s small-business owners.


2015 Year-End Economic Report

February 9, 2016

NSBA on Feb. 10, 2016 released its 2015 Year-End Economic Report in which small-business owners expressed a less positive outlook on the overall economy, however, 75 percent are confident in their own business—the highest this indicator has been in four years.


2014 Year-End Economic Report

February 19, 2015

NSBA today released the 2014 Year-End Economic Report which shows that today, more small-business owners are anticipating economic expansion in the coming year than at any point in the last seven years.