Americans’ Attitudes Toward Work
- 65% of Americans would keep working even if they had enough money to live comfortably for the rest of their lives.
- 63% of Americans agree that their standard of living is at least somewhat better than their parents was at the same age.
- 45% of Americans believe their childrens future standard of living will be at least somewhat better than theirs is today. Twenty percent believe it will be the same, and 21% fear it will be worse.
- 69% of Americans believe that hard work rather than luck is the key to getting ahead.