Did you Know? 5 Sharing Economy Fun Facts

December 22nd, 2014
by The People Who Share

Hello Sharers! 

Did you know that there is an estimated £3.5 BILLION - yes you read that right - worth of unused assets in the world right now that are just sitting around doing nothing? That’s a whole lot of waste, but it can be an opportunity for all of us as we start sharing more and more. After all, one person’s trash is another’s treasure, right?

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The weekend is almost upon us, and we thought we leave you with a few more fun facts on the Sharing Economy for those lazy last hours in the office, or your commute home.

Do you have any fun facts on the #SharingEconomy? Then by all means let us know and we’ll put them in our next Sharing Economy Fun Fact post!

Until next time!

 

Did You Know?
That the Statue of Liberty, dedicated in 1886, is considered  the world’s first crowdfunded project?
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According to a recent study, Toothbrushes, Bank Accounts & Baths are the three things people are least likely to share?

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In 2012, over £268 million was invested in Sharing Economy Ventures? And that number is growing every year.

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The USA claims a whopping 50,8% of the Global Car Sharing Market!

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A business that allows you to share your bathroom actually exists.It’s called AirPnP!

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