APPROXIMATELY 95% of employers are considered to be a small business (less than 20 employees), including micro businesses (less than five employees).
Micro & small businesses make a significant contribution to the total value of industry output. Small businesses are spread out over all industries.
In the Coffs Harbour region ‘health care and social assistance’ is the industry with the most employees, followed by retail, accommodation, construction and education & training.
The number of micro businesses has increased over the past years.
Reasons for that include increase of population, development of technology, business restructuring and specialisation of services.
It is important to support micro business…
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