Leaving behind the arch-rival India, Pakistan got the forth position in top 10 fastest growing countries in the market of freelancing.
This report was published in the Payoneer’s Global Gig Economy Index for Q2 2019.
This report shows that online gig-economy saw 47% growth rate in the revenue for Q2 2019, at number fourth. Top of this list are USA, UK and Brazil.
Pakistan got the 4th position in list leaving behind other countries in Asia like, India, Philippines, Bangladesh, and Russia with the minor difference in growth rate as compared to Brazil.
The top position got by the US in the fastest growing freelancing market with 78 percent. At number there is UK which got 59 percent of growth rate in the fastest growing freelancing market.
Following is list in which top 10 countries showed fastest growing in the market of freelancing.
- United States (78% growth)
- United Kingdom (59% growth)
- Brazil (48%)
- Pakistan (47% growth)
- Ukraine (36% growth)
- Philippines (35% growth)
- India (29% growth)
- Bangladesh (27% growth)
- Russia (20% growth)
- Serbia (19% growth)
This remarkable growth and improvement have occurred with the governments polices in the field of E-commerce. The govt. started programs like E-rozgar freelancing program, digiskills, and lot of other programs played a significant role in this progress.
This report shows that 42 percent growth rate in freelancing market by Pakistan. And mostly freelancers are under the age of 34 years.