Kids' professional role models in Italy 2018, by gender

This statistic illustrates the main professional role models for kids aged between 11 and 14 in Italy in 2018. According to the study, the most popular role model for boys was their father (44 percent of respondents), while a similar share of girls was inspired by their mothers (47 percent of respondents). Only three percent of girls had a famous entrepreneur as a role model, compared to 18 percent of boys.

Who are your models when you think about what you want do when you grow up?

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Release date

March 2018



Survey time period

February 2018

Number of respondents

226 respondents

Age group

11-14 years

Special properties

Middle school students who had a role model

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers were possible.

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