The picture it paints adds some demographics to a fairly amorphous set of people. As you’d expect, entrepreneurs are largely youngish, broke, hungry–and probably far more optimistic than your average bear. The weirdest thing was that 70% are male. Which sounds like a sampling error, but looking around at today’s businesses, it does seem like almost all were started by men:
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