According to a sixth annual “Freelancing in America” study, more people than ever have started seeing freelancing as a long-term career path. Published on Upwork blog, the study claims to reflect interesting insight about Freelancing and its future by saying;
Freelancing income totals almost $1 trillion — or nearly 5% of GDP — more than major industries like construction.
A survey was conducted on more than 6k U.S.workers over the age of 18 says that about 57 million Americans freelance.
The five notable findings as presented in the report are;
- Freelancing income exceeds the GDP of some major industries.
- Freelancing is becoming more of a long-term career choice.
- Freelancers are most likely to be skilled professionals.
- Freelancing enables opportunities for those who otherwise might not be able to work.
- The younger the worker, the more likely they are to freelance.
About 45% of freelancers provide digital skill services on difference freelance marketplaces such as website development, graphic designing, mobile app development, content writing, quick books and business consulting.
About 46% freelancers agree freelancing gives them freedom because they are self-employed and like working for themselves and make money.
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