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2018 Maine State Fact Sheet


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   Quick Facts:
  • In 2018, there were over 149 thousand businesses in Maine, of which more than 4 thousand were minority-owned firms.

  • Minority-owned firms in Maine employed over 15 thousand people in 2018.

  • Minority-owned firms represented 3.1% of all firms located in the state.

  • The number of minorityowned firms in Maine decreased 11.4% between 2017 and 2018.