Entrepreneurial incentives in early stage Australia 2017

This statistic displays the results of a survey asking Australian entrepreneurs about their motivation for early-stage entrepreneurial activity as of June 2017. During the survey period, 82.2 percent of respondents replied that they started their own business out of an opportunity.

Motivation for early-stage entrepreneurial activity in Australia as of June 2017

Share of respondents
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Source

Release date

April 2018

Region

Australia

Survey time period

April to June, 2017

Number of respondents

2,000+

Age group

18-64 years

Special properties

Based on 2017 GEM adult population survey

Method of interview

Questionnaire

Supplementary notes

< Definitions of listed indicators according to the source >
- Necessity-driven:
percentage of the population aged 18–64 years who have started a business out of necessity because they had no other option.
- Opportunity-driven:
percentage of the population aged 18–64 years who have started a business out of an opportunity.

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