Awareness of generational labels in the United States in 2015

United States: Have you ever heard of these terms to describe generations?

Awareness of generational labels in the United States in 2015 This statistic shows the results of a survey completed in 2015 that shows whether Americans have heard of varying generation labels. In 2015, 85 percent of respondents had not heard of the Silent Generation while 89 percent of respondents had heard of the Baby-boom Generation.
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United States: Have you ever heard of these terms to describe generations?

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Yes, have heard ofNot selected / no answer
Greatest Generation41%59%
Baby-Boom Generation15%85%
Silent Generation89%11%
Generation X71%29%
Millennial Generation56%44%
None of the above6%94%
Yes, have heard ofNot selected / no answer
Greatest Generation41%59%
Baby-Boom Generation15%85%
Silent Generation89%11%
Generation X71%29%
Millennial Generation56%44%
None of the above6%94%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey completed in 2015 that shows whether Americans have heard of varying generation labels. In 2015, 85 percent of respondents had not heard of the Silent Generation while 89 percent of respondents had heard of the Baby-boom Generation.
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