I do not think there is any thrill that can
go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor
as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success . . .
Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything.

Nikola Tesla

The Entrepreneurship Road Map

Below you find a graphical breakdown by Inc. Magazine of entrepreneur demographics since 1996. 
This information shows that entrepreneurs today tend to male, highly educated and predominantly white. 

According to the data, there were approximately 543,000 new businesses created each month in 2011, and about 320 entrepreneurs per 100,000 people in the United States.

To read more about Inc. Magazine's article "Who's an Entrepreneur Now?", or zoom in on the graphic, click the link.