In its sixth year, the Global Entrepreneur Indicator (GEI) is a twice-yearly gauge of the near-term global economic outlook that delivers data on job creation, profit outlook and access to capital, among other key metrics. The Entrepreneurs’ Organization’s September 2016 GEI—taken by 4,558 leading entrepreneurs—reveals the current state of 47 countries’ business landscapes and economic health, among other statistics designed to identify economic trends, drive fiscal growth and strengthen communities.
Entrepreneurs indicate increase in full-time staffing levels
of entrepreneurs cite their willingness to start a new business in their current economic environment.
ACCESS TO CAPITAL
Respondents report increased funding opportunities during past six months
Business owners overwhelmingly optimistic in capital surpluses in next six months