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Student entrepreneurs report growth in 2015, report finds

The number of young people seeking to start their own businesses in Canada jumped to 6,921 in 2015 from 5,826 the previous year, according to a new report.

The number jumped to more than 11,000 in the U.S. and to more the U,U.K.,Canada,Australia and New Zealand.

The numbers are the highest in a decade, according a report from the Canada Entrepreneurship Institute, which has surveyed more than 1,400 people.

The number of entrepreneurs in Canada rose to 3,078 in 2015-16 from 3,048 in 2014-15, according the report.

That is an increase of 5 per cent from 2015.

That was the first time the number has more than doubled since 2007.

The institute has also tracked the number of graduates of the Bachelor of Entrepreneursial Studies program, which is available in Canada, to measure how well Canadians are learning and adapting to the digital economy.

The institute says the data showed a surge in the number seeking entrepreneurship education.

“The number and pace of student entrepreneurs has continued to increase since the last year’s survey, with the largest increases observed among the 18-to-29 age group,” the report said.

The survey found that the number that received a degree increased to 616 from 536 in 2015.

The average duration of a degree program increased to seven years from six years.

The overall number of students seeking entrepreneurship program enrolment dropped to 4,834 in 2015 — the lowest since 2008.

The report also found that fewer students were enrolled in business school, with fewer than half the students.

The numbers of those who were in business in 2015 are lower than those in 2014.

The government has launched a new initiative, the Canadian Business Entrepreneurs Network, aimed at helping students build business skills, build a network and access capital.

It also has launched the Canada Business Acceleration Fund, which will help fund businesses with capital.

“The number one thing that people are talking about is that the economy is still not as robust as it could be,” said Stephen Haines, the institute’s director.

“We’ve seen the most dramatic drop in job growth in a generation, and the most recent data shows that this is in large part due to the fact that Canadians have been in the workforce longer than their peers in other advanced economies.”

There is more to be done, he added, but said it is encouraging to see a sharp increase in the amount of people looking to get into the field.

The report also showed that the cost of business education has been rising in Canada since the recession of 2008-09.

“Over the last five years, the average cost of a business degree has increased by more than $6,000,” said the report’s author, John Prentice, professor of entrepreneurship at the University of Toronto.

Prentice said the cost is due to more students seeking the degree and more students applying.

“It’s not that the program is being scaled back, it’s that it is being expanded, and that’s a positive,” he said.

“It’s a sign that there’s a lot of demand.”