Startups are definitely everywhere we look, with new ones popping up every day. It would be great to see many of them survive, but alas, reality isn’t that kind in the business world.

Check out this nifty little infographic with some great illustrations and a lot of super cool data. It talks about startup survival rates, the types of businesses that are most likely to fail, and the best industries for starting your business. The graphic was produced by the good people at, and here’s what they have to say about it:

“Blame it on the media when people seem to think that their hot tech startup will make them a billionaire by their mid-20s.

Being a startup ourselves, we are very interested in the factors that contribute to a startup’s success, so we created this infographic on those factors, or chances that your startup will fail or succeed. This also includes some research on projections for the best sectors to start your new business.”


What’s the Chance a Startup Business will Fail? [Infographic] – Connecting Great Companies with Global Talent


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2 Responses to What’s the Chance a Startup Business will Fail? [Infographic]

  1. Wow. Very interesting stats. Somewhat predictable and yet surprising in some cases. Kudos to the group of researchers.

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