Thumbtack, an employment website, has determined that Louisiana is the #7 best state in America for women to start a business. To get their ranking, Thumbtack analysts studied their proprietary marketplace data to determine the places where women are most optimistic about their prospects (i.e., where they’re happiest running a business), surveying 20,557 women from January to June 2016 who own small businesses on Thumbtack.
The Top 10 States for Women Entrepreneurs are:
Further, Louisiana came in #2 for the question of, “Does local government do enough to support small businesses owned and operated by women.”
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