How Many Graduates Are in Self Employment?

This infographic (from outlines the situation of graduates and self-employment.


  • 40% of graduates do not work full-time a year after leaving college.
  • Older graduates are more likely to be in self-employment than younger graduates.
  • 5.1% of 25-29 year-olds have started their own business.

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Graduates Self Employment

By Laurence Hebberd