States With the Fastest Growth Rates for Majority Women-Owned Firms


States with the fastest growth rates
for majority women-owned firms*

1. Florida
2. Arizona
3. Hawaii
4. Georgia
5. New York
6. Virginia
7. New Hampshire (tie)
8. New Jersey (tie)
9. Rhode Island
10. Nevada

Source: Women-Owned Businesses in 2006: Trends in the U.S. and 50 States, Center for WomenÂ’s Business Research, www.womensbusinessresearch.org .

*Firms with at least 51% female ownership.

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