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 Year-End Economic Report

February 12, 2018

NSBA and online employment marketplace, ZipRecruiter today released the NSBA 2017 Year-End Economic Report, which shows decade-highs in small-business outlook. For the first time since 1997, the majority of small firms—53 percent—reported increases in revenues, and the overwhelming majority—84 percent—are confident in the future of their business.


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.


2016 Year-End Economic Report

February 17, 2017

On Feb. 17, 2017, NSBA released its 2016 Year-End Economic Report which shows a small-business community with a vastly improved economic outlook than just six months ago.


2016 Mid-Year Economic Report

September 6, 2016

On Sept. 7, NSBA released its 2016 Mid-Year Economic Report which shows a small-business community with ongoing concerns over the overall economy.


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.