Florida Q3 2015 PCA Index Findings Infographic
Once a quarter, Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management and Dun & Bradstreet poll small and medium-sized businesses across the nation to learn more about those companies growth and access to capital.
Florida Small Businesses Report Feeling More Restricted
- Florida small businesses are feeling much more restricted than the national average: 63% feel their growth opportunities are restricted, compared to 57% nationally, and 50% feel their ability to hire is restricted, compared to 48% nationally.
- These feelings of restriction could come from an inability to get loans: Of the 45% of Florida small businesses that applied for a loan, only 24% received one, compared to 37% nationally.
- 31% of small businesses in FL used personal assets, compared to 37% of businesses nationally.