One quarter of new entrepreneurs in 2014 were aged 55-64
According to the 2015 Kauffman Index of Start Up Activity, individuals aged 55-64 made up 25.8% of all new entrepreneurs in the 2015 Index, compared to 14.8% of new entrepreneurs in the 1997 Index.
Fairlee, R. W., Morelix, A., Reedy, E. J., & Russell, J. (2015). The kauffman index: Startup activity: National trends. 2015. (p. 6) Kansas CIty, MO: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Retrieved from http://www.kauffman.org