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Number of people working independently in the U.S. by frequency 2017-2018

Number of people working independently in the U.S. in 2017 and 2018, by frequency (in millions)

Number of people working independently in the U.S. by frequency 2017-2018 This statistic shows the number of people working independently in the United States from 2017 to 2018, by frequency of independent work. In 2018, there were 14.9 million occasional independent workers in the United States, up from 12.9 million in 2017.
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Number of people working independently in the U.S. in 2017 and 2018, by frequency (in millions)

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This statistic shows the number of people working independently in the United States from 2017 to 2018, by frequency of independent work. In 2018, there were 14.9 million occasional independent workers in the United States, up from 12.9 million in 2017.
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