Flash Eurobarometer 486 (SMEs, Start-ups, Scale-ups and Entrepreneurship)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • European Commission, Brussels
Publication Date
  • European Commission, Brussels; Directorate General Communication, COMM.A.3 ´Media monitoring and Eurobarometer´ (Researcher)
  • Kantar Belgium, Brussels, Belgium (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS BBSS, Sofia, Bulgaria (Data Collector)
  • Kantar CZ, Prague, Czech Republic (Data Collector)
  • Kantar GALLUP A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Deutschland, Munich, Germany (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Emor, Tallinn, Estonia (Data Collector)
  • Kantar UK Limited, Dublin, Ireland (Data Collector)
  • Taylor Nelson Sofres market research, Athens, Greece (Data Collector)
  • TNS Investigación de Mercados y Opinión , Madrid, Spain (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Public France, Paris, France (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Italia, Milan, Italy (Data Collector)
  • CYMAR, Nicosia, Cyprus (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS Latvia, Riga, Latvia (Data Collector)
  • TNS LT, Vilnius, Lithuania (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Belgium, Brussels, Luxembourg (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Hoffmann Kft, Budapest, Hungary (Data Collector)
  • MISCO, Valletta, Malta (Data Collector)
  • TNS NIPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Deutschland, Vienna, Austria (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Polska, Warsaw, Poland (Data Collector)
  • Marktest - Marketing, Organização e Formação, Lisbon, Portugal (Data Collector)
  • Centrul Pentru Studierea Opiniei si Pietei (CSOP), Bucharest, Romania (Data Collector)
  • Mediana DOO, Ljubljana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS Oy, Espoo, Finland (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Sifo AB, Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden (Data Collector)
  • Kantar UK Limited, London, United Kingdom (Data Collector)
  • HENDAL, Zagreb, Croatia (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS BBSS, Sofia, Bosnia and Herzegovina (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Brazil, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Data Collector)
  • Ronin, London, Canada (Data Collector)
  • Gallup, Reykjavik, Iceland (Data Collector)
  • Adams Communications, Tokyo, Japan (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS BBSS, Sofia, North Macedonia (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS AS Norway, Oslo, Norway (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS BBSS, Sofia, Serbia (Data Collector)
  • Perlego Marketing Research, istanbul, Turkey (Data Collector)
  • Ronin, London, USA (Data Collector)
  • Kantar TNS BBSS, Sofia, Kosovo (Data Collector)
  • Kantar Public Brussels (international co-ordination) (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
    • Branches of Economy, Services and Transport
    • Economic Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Trade, industry and markets
    • Business/industrial management and organisation
Temporal Coverage
  • 2020-02-19 / 2020-05-05
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • Spain (ES)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Iceland (IS)
  • Norway (NO)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Croatia (HR)
  • Romania (RO)
  • Turkey (TR)
  • Japan (JP)
  • Federacija Bosna i Hercegovina (BA-BIH)
  • Brazil (BR)
  • Canada (CA)
  • Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of (MK)
  • Norway (NO)
  • Serbia (RS)
  • United States (US)
  • Kosovo-Metohija (RS-KM)
Sampled Universe
The FLASH EUROBAROMETER 486 survey has been held in the 27 Member states of the European Union and in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, Iceland, Japan, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, Turkey, UK, USA and Kosovo. It covers businesses employing 1 or more people that are active in one of the following sectors (NACE codes): • B Mining and quarrying; • C Manufacturing; • D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply; • E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities; • F Construction; • G Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles; • H Transportation and storage; • I Accommodation and food service activities; • J Information and communication; • K Financial and insurance activities (excluding K640); • L Real estate activities; • M Professional, scientific and technical activities • P Education; • Q Human health and social work activities; • R Arts, entertainment and recreation The survey covers large companies and SMEs.
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview: CATI
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 258
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA7637 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission: Flash Eurobarometer 486. SMEs, start-ups, scale-ups and entrepreneurship. Conducted by Kantar at the request of the European Commission, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW). Survey co-ordinated by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Communication (DG COMM “Media monitoring and Eurobarometer” Unit). Brussels, 2019. doi:10.2775/385281

Update Metadata: 2020-11-24 | Issue Number: 1 | Registration Date: 2020-11-24