Graphic: Self-employment in the UK on the rise

Almost 2 million UK workers are self-employed. Freelancing is on the rise, with independent work said to offer a better work-life balance, according to a survey by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed.

Here are some stats about freelancing in the UK.

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Information collected from IPSE, Econsultancy and Crunch.