GenZ (aka iGen)

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GenZ (aka iGen)

Post by earthling » Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:37 pm

Some interesting but not surprising stats about GenZ and other generations.

http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2018/11/ ... ation-yet/


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Re: GenZ (aka iGen)

Post by earthling » Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:13 pm

Other notable tidbits from same study.

* Of the portion no longer attending high school, 59% were enrolled in college last year. That’s a jump from the 53% college enrollment rate among millennials in 2002 and an even bigger jump from the 44% of Gen Xers in 1986.

* Just 13% are growing up in rural areas, reflecting a steady ongoing flow to metropolitan areas. For comparison, 36% of the early Baby Boomer generation lived in the countryside.

* 58% of the post-millennials’ 18-21 age segment worked in the last calendar year, down from the 72% rate in 2002. And for those post-millennials that did have a job, it was in all likelihood a part-time gig. Increased education could be one factor, one of the study’s authors told MarketWatch.
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/meet- ... 2018-11-16

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