Fact #385: August 15, 2005
Growth in Telecommuting
The number of people who work from home during business hours at least one day per month increased to 24.1 million in 2004, which is 17.3% of all U.S. workers. The share of workers who telecommute instead of reporting to an actual work location grew from 7.4% in 1994 to 17.3% in 2004.
|Share of teleworkers to all
|Civilian employed persons (millions)|