How grandparents would like to be remembered by their grandchildren 2012

Grandparents - How do you want your grandchildren to see your legacy?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2012
How grandparents would like to be remembered by their grandchildren 2012 This statistic shows the results of a survey among grandparents aged 45 or older in the United States on how they would like their grandchildren to see their legacy. 52 percent of respondents said they would like to be remembered as having been able to provide for their family even in tough times.
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Grandparents - How do you want your grandchildren to see your legacy?

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Share of respondents
I provided for my family even in tough times52%
I taught my grandchildren to make a positive difference in the lives of others47%
I made a positive difference in the lives of others outside of work41%
I made a good living and shared it with my family40%
I taught my grandchildren how to provide for themselves and their families35%
I made a positive difference in the lives of others through my work34%
None of these9%
Share of respondents
I provided for my family even in tough times52%
I taught my grandchildren to make a positive difference in the lives of others47%
I made a positive difference in the lives of others outside of work41%
I made a good living and shared it with my family40%
I taught my grandchildren how to provide for themselves and their families35%
I made a positive difference in the lives of others through my work34%
None of these9%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2012
This statistic shows the results of a survey among grandparents aged 45 or older in the United States on how they would like their grandchildren to see their legacy. 52 percent of respondents said they would like to be remembered as having been able to provide for their family even in tough times.
Show more
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