Women-Owned Businesses: Arkansas Ranks 23rd in Growth by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 1/22/2018 12:00 am Updated 7 months ago Arkansas had an estimated 80,400 women-owned businesses in 2017, employing 55,700 workers and generating sales of about $9.5 billion. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.