Willingness to perform DIY projects to boost savings in the U.S. 2012, by age group

This statistic depicts the willingness to perform DIY projects among U.S. residents to boost savings in 2012, broken down by age group. According to the Merrill Edge Report, 84 percent of 18-34 year olds indicated that they were willing to take on DIY projects in order to save money.

Would you be willing to take on a DIY project in order to save money?

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Sources

Release date

April 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

February 13 to February 29, 2012

Number of respondents

n = 1,000

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide detailed information regarding the question. The chosen wording here might therefore differ slightly from the survey.
Survey sample were Americans with investable assets between $50,000 and $249,999, and oversampled 300 mass affluent in San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The margin of error is +/- 3.1 percent for the national sample and +/- 5.7 percent for the oversample markets, with both reported at a 95 percent confidence level.
The source does not provide information regarding the possibility of multiple answers.
The original source does not provide definite information about the age of the respondents.

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