The Economic Impact of Certified Disability-Owned Business Enterprises (DOBEs)
- $1.26B Annual Revenues
- 6,414 Total Jobs Supported
- $358M Wages Paid
- $717M Impact from Wages
$32.4B Total Economic Impact
Disability-Owned Business Enterprises Employ People with Disabilities at a rate 10x of non-DOBEs
1 in 4: Adults in the United States lives with a disability. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
32.5 M: Number of estimated small businesses in the United States. (Small Business Administration)
2x: People with disabilities are twice as likely to be self-employed.
What if 1 in 4 of those 32.5M small businesses identifies as a Disability-Owned Business Enterprise…
- 3.7T Annual Revenues
- 22M Jobs Supported
- $1.2T Wages Paid
- $2.4T Impact from Wages
$5T Total Economic Impact – the equivalent of Japan’s GDP!