55 Federal, State and Nonprofit Relief Efforts and Funds to Help You Through the Coronavirus Pandemic
Friday, April 03, 2020
In 2018, over 30 million small businesses accounted for 99.9 percent of the total businesses in the United States. Over 59 million small business employees accounted for 48 percent of the total employees in the United States. And our unemployment rate was 4.1 percent, according to the SBA.
Now, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis estimates 47 million Americans could lose their jobs by the time the coronavirus allows our economy to begin recovering. That's a 32 percent unemployment rate.