Cheapism partnered with data visualization company HiGeorge to track the extent of small business closings nationwide since January 2020, based on data from the Opportunity Insights Economic Tracker created by Harvard and Brown universities. As of early June 2021, every state has lost more than a quarter of its small businesses. In the states hit the hardest, more than 40% of small businesses have shut down.

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