U.S. college graduates confidence in their employment and financial future 2012

U.S. college graduates confidence in their employment and financial future in 2012

U.S. college graduates confidence in their employment and financial future 2012 This graph shows recent university graduates responses to a survey question of how confident they were that they would reach a certain level of financial and employment security within the next 10 years. The survey was conducted in the United States in 2012. 32 percent of graduates surveyed said they thought they would have a job with good job security within the next few years.
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U.S. college graduates confidence in their employment and financial future in 2012

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Already thereNext few yearsA number of years off10 years or more/never
Be able to afford to buy your own home28%25%31%14%
Be able to start a family32%29%26%11%
Have a job where you earned enough to lead a comfortable life18%42%29%7%
Have a job with good job security33%32%23%8%
Have a job that provides good quality, affordable health care41%28%23%4%
Have a job that leads to a career32%43%19%4%
Already thereNext few yearsA number of years off10 years or more/never
Be able to afford to buy your own home28%25%31%14%
Be able to start a family32%29%26%11%
Have a job where you earned enough to lead a comfortable life18%42%29%7%
Have a job with good job security33%32%23%8%
Have a job that provides good quality, affordable health care41%28%23%4%
Have a job that leads to a career32%43%19%4%
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This graph shows recent university graduates responses to a survey question of how confident they were that they would reach a certain level of financial and employment security within the next 10 years. The survey was conducted in the United States in 2012. 32 percent of graduates surveyed said they thought they would have a job with good job security within the next few years.
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