Eurofound Publication: "Social situation of young people in Europe

 

  • Eurofound Publication: “Social situation of young people in Europe”

 

 

  • According to a new Eurofound publication on the social situation of young people in Europe, the number of young people living at home with their parents has increased from 44% to 48% between 2007 and 2011. This holds true especially for young men.

 

  • Nearly half of young people in the EU live in households experiencing some form of deprivation with 27% at moderate levels and 22% experiencing serious deprivation.

 

  • The publication puts emphasis on both social and employment issues affecting young people offering a comparative insight across EU Member States of the social situation of youth in Europe and evolving trends.

 

Read more: http://www.eurofound.europa.eu/pubdocs/2014/04/en/1/EF1404EN.pdf