Analysis of Religiosity and MSME’s Performance: the Mediating Role of Enterpreneurial Orientation

Ryna Parlyna, Parengki Susanto, Abror Abror, Arif Marsal


This study aims to examine the impact of religiosity on MSME’s performance using a quantitative method. Primary data were collected by distributing questionnaires to the MSME’s owners and managers. Employing purposive sampling technique, a total of 300 respondents were recruited. SMART PLS SEM 3.0 approach was implemented to analyze the data. One result show that there is a positive and significant relationship between entrepreneurial orientation and MSME’s performance. Another result is that there is a positive and significant correlation between religiosity on entrepreneurial orientation, but there is a positive and insignificant correlation between religiosity on MSME’s performance. The interesting finding in this study is that entrepreneurial orientation mediates the relationship between religiosity on MSME’s performance.


Religiosity, Enterpreneurial Orientation, MSME’s Enterprises

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