Self-Employed Workers and Job Creation

Three-in-Ten U.S. Jobs Are Held by the Self-Employed and the Workers They Hire

October 22, 2015

Hiring More Prevalent Among Self-Employed Asians, Whites and Men

Self-employed Americans and the workers they hired accounted for 44 million jobs in 2014, or 30% of the national workforce, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of data the U.S. Census Bureau recently made publicly available for the first time. The self-employed, 14.6 million in all, represented 10% of the nation’s 146 million workers, and they in turn provided jobs for 29.4 million other workers.

Entrepreneurship and the role it plays in job creation is an issue of keen …read more

Source: Pew Research

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Site Footer

Sliding Sidebar