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Who is learning how to code?

Posted on: 07/31/2017| Source: http://medium.freecodecamp.org

Over 20,000 people answered more than 50 questions about who they are and how they are learning code. There is still a lot to learn from this data, but here are the basics. 62% of them live outside the US, their average age is 28 years old, 19% are women, They’ve been coding for an average of 21 months, 25% have already landed their first developer job, and 40% of them would like to either freelance or start their own business. Also, 2/3 of them are single.

More than 20,000 people responded to our 2017 New Coder Survey, granting researchers an unprecedented glimpse into how adults are learning to code. We’ve released the entire dataset of participants’ individual responses to more than 50...[Read More]
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