40% of North Dakotans employed by businesses with 100 employees or less

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Federal figures show that businesses with fewer than 100 employees employed more than 40% of people in North Dakota.

Figures from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s most recent report show there were 1,735 companies with 20 to 99 employees in 2010 in North Dakota.

Rob Port is the editor of SayAnythingBlog.com. In 2011 he was a finalist for the Watch Dog of the Year from the Sam Adams Alliance and winner of the Americans For Prosperity Award for Online Excellence. In 2013 the Washington Post named SAB one of the nation's top state-based political blogs, and named Rob one of the state's best political reporters. He writes a weekly column for several North Dakota newspapers, and also serves as a policy fellow for the North Dakota Policy Council.

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