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Values shift from health to money among Turkish youth

Values shift from health to money among Turkish youth


Values shift from health to money among Turkish youth

An once-a-year compilation of surveys between the Turkish youth has indicated a slight shift in values from health and fitness and success to funds and enjoy, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) stated on May perhaps 17. 


As Turkey is prepared to mark the Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports activities Working day on May possibly 19, TÜİK released youth statistics compiled from censuses, surveys and administrative registers.

In accordance to the results of the Handle Based mostly Inhabitants Registration Process (ABPRS), the youth inhabitants in the age team of 15-24 was 12.97 million – 15.3 {614fc3c32b079590f5b6a33afe99f1781dd92265c15f5c1e8aa861cac1d0c269} of the complete populace.

The final results of a lifestyle satisfaction study showed that the proportion of young people today stating that they ended up joyful was 44.5 percent in 2021, down from 47.2 {614fc3c32b079590f5b6a33afe99f1781dd92265c15f5c1e8aa861cac1d0c269} in the prior yr. This proportion was 38.2 per cent for young adult males, while it was 51 p.c for young women in 2021.

“Health ranked first with 45.1 percent amid the values that were the supply of joy for young people in 2021,” TÜİK stated. However, the proportion of youthful people today pointing to “health” as the primary supply of contentment reduced by 2.9 share factors from the preceding year.

The proportion of youthful women of all ages prioritizing “health” for happiness dropped considerably from 54.4 per cent in 2020 to 47.4 p.c past year.


Among the both equally sexes, the rate of “success” as a value opening the doors to happiness reduced from 24.6 p.c in the previous year to 22.9 {614fc3c32b079590f5b6a33afe99f1781dd92265c15f5c1e8aa861cac1d0c269} in 2021.

From 15.6 p.c in 2020, the pounds of “love” rose to 16.9 p.c last year.

All over 10.7 p.c of younger persons chose “money” as the principal resource of pleasure previous 12 months, in contrast to 7 per cent in 2020. This charge rose from 3 to 7.7 percent amid young women of all ages and 10.7 to 13.5 {614fc3c32b079590f5b6a33afe99f1781dd92265c15f5c1e8aa861cac1d0c269} between young adult men 12 months on yr.

Approximately 76 percent of young people today had been happy with their jobs, but only 42.3 p.c of them have been content with their profits gained from their positions in 2021.

When the youth populace was examined by legal marital status, it was noticed that there was a considerable distinction among sexes. Somewhat much more than 96 p.c of younger men ended up in no way married, 3.8 percent of them have been formally married and .1 percent of them were being divorced. It was noticed that 84.9 p.c of younger gals ended up never married, 14.7 per cent of them had been formally married and .4 percent of them had been divorced in 2021.

According to the population projections, the proportion of youth populace was expected to minimize to 14.3 per cent by 2025, 14. per cent in 2030, 13.4 {614fc3c32b079590f5b6a33afe99f1781dd92265c15f5c1e8aa861cac1d0c269} in 2040, 11.8 per cent in 2060 and 11.1 percent in 2080.

The proportion of Turkey’s youth population at 15.3 p.c was greater than that of 27 European Union (EU) member nations around the world, typical of 10.6 p.c.


When the proportions of youth inhabitants throughout the 27 EU member nations had been analyzed, the nations with the greatest proportion of youth inhabitants were being Ireland (12.6 per cent), Greek Cyprus and Denmark (12.3 p.c). The EU international locations with the most affordable proportion of youth populace had been Bulgaria and Czechia with 9. percent, then Latvia with 9.2 percent.