Infographic: Freelancers Are Happier Since They Started

For the 2012 Freelance Industry Report, a total of 1,491 freelancers in more than 50 different fields and professions all over the world was asked the question:

“Overall, are you happier since you started freelancing?”

Below is a simple infographic showing the results of their answers:

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Moreover, freelancers are happier now (90.0%) compared to last year (88.0%). And the results are the same if you break them down by gender, or by the number of years they’ve been working as a freelancer.

Is this data enough to convince you to become a full-time freelancer? Give your thoughts below.