20162017
n%n%
LocationNew South Wales8854%8954%
Victoria4528%3119%
Other3018%4628%
Working statusWorking full time14790%16096%
Working part time106%32%
Working on a casual basis64%32%
Studying part time32%11%
Highest level of educationHigh school85%159%
Vocational certificate53%95%
Undergraduate degree4427%5332%
Post-graduate degree10665%8954%
Number of start-ups started/founded15131%6036%
23823%3119%
3 or more5232%5030%
None2213%2515%
Current roleFounder--9557%
CEO--9155%
Head of a functional area e.g. marketing--2616%
CTO--117%
Support role e.g. admin/accounting--42%
Other--95%
Number of remaining founders in the business1--5433%
2--6942%
3 or more--4326%
Gender of foundersAll male--13883%
All female--74%
Both male and female--2113%
Fintech membershipYes6640%8048%
No9760%8652%
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