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Fact of the Week: 19 March 2012

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Young Adults Thought to Be Struggling More in Today's Economy

According to a 2012 Pew survey, "the view that young adults are having the toughest time of any age group in today's economy is held by 41% of respondents... A smaller share—29%—say middle-aged adults are having the toughest time, while just 24% say older adults are having the worst of it."

PewResearch Center. (2012). Young, underemployed and optimistic coming of age, slowly, in a tough economy social & demographic trends. Washington, D.C.: Pew Research Center. Retrieved from

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