Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Earning Enough to Support a Family

Overall, 47 percent of the nation's workers say the income from their job alone is enough to meet their family's usual monthly expenses and bills. Here are the percentages by demographic characteristic...

Men: 58%
Women: 36%

Millennials: 44%
Gen Xers: 43%
Boomers: 52%

Not a college graduate: 43%
Bachelor's degree or more: 55%

Note: Millennials are 20-37; Gen Xers are 38-49, Boomers are 50-68.
Source: Demo Memo analysis of the 2014 General Social Survey

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