Reasons for choosing independent work in the U.S. by gender 2018

This statistic shows the reasons for choosing independent work in the United States in 2018, by gender. During the survey, 64 percent of male respondents said they chose to work independently because they don't like answering to a boss, compared to 53 percent of female respondents.

Reasons for choosing independent work in the U.S. in 2018, by gender

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Source

Release date

July 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 2018

Number of respondents

3,584 respondents

Age group

21 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers were possible.

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