(For more on these views, see Chapters 1 and 2.) These findings are based on a new Pew Research Center survey conducted Feb.14-23, 2014 among 1,821 adults nationwide, including 617 Millennial adults, and analysis of other Pew Research Center surveys conducted between 19.Ms Sharman submitted a letter of resignation on January 12, 2016 before the subsequent school investigation had been completed.
, they are relatively unattached to organized politics and religion, linked by social media, burdened by debt, distrustful of people, in no rush to marry— and optimistic about the future.
Millennials are also distinctive in how they place themselves at the center of self-created digital networks.
Fully 55% have posted a “selfie” on a social media site; no other generation is nearly as inclined to do this.
Most unmarried Millennials (69%) say they would like to marry, but many, especially those with lower levels of income and education, lack what they deem to be a necessary prerequisite—a solid economic foundation.
Adults of all ages have become less attached to political and religious institutions in the past decade, but Millennials are at the leading edge of this social phenomenon.