Share of Americans who would further their education if it was free in 2011

This statistic shows the results of a survey among American adults in November 2011 on whether they would go back to school and further their education if it was free. 75 percent of all respondents said they would go back to school and further their education if they could do it for free.

Would you go back to school to further your education if you could do it for free?

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Sources

Release date

January 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

November 18 to 21, 2011

Number of respondents

951 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Conducted at the CBS News interviewing facility

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

According to the source, some low-percentage answer choices have been omitted.

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