Finland

"The privatization of the social and health sectors, the wider economic difficulties of the public sector, and traditionally strong third sector and civil society create an exceptional situation for social enterprise to grow fast."

Kimmo Lipponen, Arvo - The Finnish Association of Social Enterprises

Polling Results

How finland scored from 1 to 44 for each question. (Lowest rank and highest average score is the most positive).

  • 11

    Conditions are favourable for social entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses

    (70.5)
  • 31

    Government policy supports social entrepreneurs

    (37.5)
  • 39

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to get grant funding

    (27.1)
  • 15

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to access investment (debt and/or equity)

    (39.6)
  • 25

    Social entrepreneurs can access the non-financial support they need

    (59.1)
  • 18

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to sell to government

    (34.1)
  • 17

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to sell to business

    (50)
  • 16

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to sell to the public

    (65.9)
  • 06

    It is easy for social entrepreneurs to attract staff with the required skills

    (70.5)
  • 27

    The general public understands what social entrepreneurs do

    (33.3)
  • 08

    Social entrepreneurs can make a living from their work in my country

    (64.6)
  • 33

    Social entrepreneurship is gaining momentum

    (72.9)

Questions We Asked

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