GEM Report on Women's Entrepreneurship in Western Canada

  • Year of publication: 2021
  • Category: National Reports
  • Language: English
  • Upload date: 2022-11-18

Women’s Entrepreneurship in Western Canada: Results from the 2021 GEM Canada Survey marks a second detailed examination of women’s enterprise in Western Canada. It draws on data from the GEM Canada Adult Population Survey, collected in the summer of 2021, roughly 14-16 months after the declaration of the global COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020. The 2021 GEM Canada survey had a sample of 7,848 respondents. This included a special oversample of 6,144 respondents from Western Canada, designed to provide a finely-grained analysis of trends in the Western region.