Financial intergenerational family help as responsibility: Germany and Italy 2014

Share of respondents who consider helping family (financially and otherwise) to be a responsibility in Germany and Italy as of 2014, by duty performed

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 21, 2015
Financial intergenerational family help as responsibility: Germany and Italy 2014 This statistic presents the share of Italian and German adults, who consider provision of help to other family members (financial and otherwise) to be their responsibility, as of 2014, by duty performed. Approximately 87 percent of Italian and 56 percent of German adult children consider helping elderly parents to be their responsibility. A much smaller share of people actively saving money to hand down to their children after death consider it to be a responsibility: 27 percent in Italy and 16 percent in Germany.
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Share of respondents who consider helping family (financially and otherwise) to be a responsibility in Germany and Italy as of 2014, by duty performed

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GermansItalians
Financial help to elderly parents if they need it, by children56%87%
Financial help to adult children if they need it, by parents63%73%
Help in taking care of grandchildren care, by grandparents38%50%
Parents saving money to hand to children after death16%27%
GermansItalians
Financial help to elderly parents if they need it, by children56%87%
Financial help to adult children if they need it, by parents63%73%
Help in taking care of grandchildren care, by grandparents38%50%
Parents saving money to hand to children after death16%27%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 21, 2015
This statistic presents the share of Italian and German adults, who consider provision of help to other family members (financial and otherwise) to be their responsibility, as of 2014, by duty performed. Approximately 87 percent of Italian and 56 percent of German adult children consider helping elderly parents to be their responsibility. A much smaller share of people actively saving money to hand down to their children after death consider it to be a responsibility: 27 percent in Italy and 16 percent in Germany.
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