Who's Freelancing in America?
Work & Employment
Many observers argue that freelancing will become even more common, so that in the future more older people will be freelancing too. According to the Freelancers Union 35 percent of the U.S. workforce, or 55 million people, were freelancers in 2016, two million more than in 2014.
The chart shows age cohorts of freelance workers in the United States and degree to which workers freelance as of 2016