Many U.S. Microbusiness Owners Depend on Second Job

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Nearly one in three microbusiness owners (31%) depend more on a second job as their main source of personal income than they do on their business, according to the Sam’s Club/Gallup Microbusiness Tracker, a new quarterly tracking poll focusing on these smallest U.S. businesses. Small business is generally defined as firms with fewer than 500 employees, but “microbusiness” owners — those who employ fewer than five people — make up 81% of all U.S. business owners in Gallup Daily tracking poll data.

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