Research on coworking by Desk Magazine (on-line www.deskmag.com)
82% of coworkers in US feel more motivated and productive since joining a local coworking facility, such as DurangoSpace located at 1221 Main, Durango, CO.
91% enjoy better interaction with others (most make 7 vital connections w/in 2 months). In other words, interaction with other coworker creates community.
716 coworking spaces worldwide by March 2011 – twice the amount from a year ago. Early 2012 estimates indicate that over 1,000 coworking locations exist worldwide.
50% US coworkers report higher incomes since joining; 2% report a loss. Thus, coworking not only saves your money (on workspace), plus it helps on the revenue side!
45% are freelancers or sole entrepreneurs.
For more info about the survey check out www.deskmag.com