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BUS5 181: Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Resources to help understand entrepreneurship and new venture opportunities

Industry & Market Information Databases

Find Your Industry Code

If you're having difficulty defining or locating a specific industry, consider using a NAICS code. Prounounced "Naiks", it stands for the North American Industry Classification System. This system defines and classifies industries into a six-digit code. Searching on your target NAICS code will save you considerable time when gathering industry statistics and information from government websites and the databases.


You can find the code for your industry by searching these sites:

Additional Sources for Industry Statistics

Additional Sources for Industry Statistics