Are you richer than your parents were?MoneySaving Poll Results

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The world is richer than it used to be, but do you feel it? Taking into account both wealth and income (and factoring in inflation) how do you think you stand compared with your parents?

Are you richer than your parents were AT THE SAME AGE?

Results

I'm aged under 25 (691 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age176 votes (25%)
I'm better off199 votes (29%)
Roughly the same79 votes (11%)
I'm worse off136 votes (20%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age101 votes (15%)
I'm aged 25-34 (3551 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age1013 votes (29%)
I'm better off931 votes (26%)
Roughly the same381 votes (11%)
I'm worse off757 votes (21%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age469 votes (13%)
I'm aged 35-49 (5449 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age1810 votes (33%)
I'm better off1220 votes (22%)
Roughly the same558 votes (10%)
I'm worse off1035 votes (19%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age826 votes (15%)
I'm aged 50-64 (5865 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age3177 votes (54%)
I'm better off1075 votes (18%)
Roughly the same431 votes (7%)
I'm worse off596 votes (10%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age586 votes (10%)
I'm aged 65+ (3618 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age2639 votes (73%)
I'm better off566 votes (16%)
Roughly the same188 votes (5%)
I'm worse off130 votes (4%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age95 votes (3%)

                   19,174 votes received.

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