What small town people see as their biggest challenges
And what topics they most want help with
Update: See analysis of all four rounds of the Survey of Rural Challenges
When you ask small town people what challenges they want help with, the responses provide an interesting insight into rural areas today.
SmallBizSurvival.com conducted a survey among subscribers and visitors to the site during 2015, receiving over 200 individual responses.
A total of 227 responses were collected online between 4/12/2015 and 5/11/2015 from subscribers and visitors to SmallBizSurvival.com. Respondents identified themselves as rural. 175 identified themselves as business owners by responding to the business challenges question. Participants included 206 from the USA, 11 from Canada and 10 from other international locations.
You can also download a PDF report with more details on the survey results.
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About Small Biz Survival
SmallBizSurvival.com is focused on rural small business. It was founded January 14, 2006 by Becky McCray from a small town in Oklahoma. It has been ranked in the top 30 small business blogs worldwide by Invesp BlogRank and BizHumm. McCray has been named one of the Power Players in Technology Business Media in 2013 and a Small Business Influencer Journalist in 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014. She own a retail business in a small town and a cattle ranch together with her husband. She provides practical steps you can put into action right away to shape the future of your town.
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Additional survey results
You can also view the results from all years of the Survey of Rural Challenges.