The number of startup firms (i.e. firms that are 1 year old or newer) rose to 415,226 in the year ended March 2017, according to new Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers. The number of new firms has recovered from a low of 326,091 in 2010. For the last 2 years, the number of startups has been above the 1994–2017 average of about 400,000.
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