Reasons rideshare drivers choose to drive in Australia 2018

This statistic shows the results of a survey into the reasons that drivers chose to work for rideshare companies, such as Uber, in Australia in 2018. The results show that 60 percent of respondents said they drove for rideshare companies as they needed the money.

Leadings reasons drivers choose to work for rideshare companies in Australia in 2018

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Release date

October 2018



Survey time period

July to October 2018

Number of respondents

1,100 respondents

Supplementary notes

Respondents drive for: Uber (97 percent), Ola (46 percent), Taxify (26 percent), DiDi (22 percent) and others (15 percent)

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