Are you richer than your parents were?

Are you richer than your parents were?

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 age 176 votes (25%)
I'm better off 199 votes (29%)
Roughly the same 79 votes (11%)
I'm worse off 136 votes (20%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age 101 votes (15%)
I'm aged 25-34 (3551 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age 1013 votes (29%)
I'm better off 931 votes (26%)
Roughly the same 381 votes (11%)
I'm worse off 757 votes (21%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age 469 votes (13%)
I'm aged 35-49 (5449 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age 1810 votes (33%)
I'm better off 1220 votes (22%)
Roughly the same 558 votes (10%)
I'm worse off 1035 votes (19%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age 826 votes (15%)
I'm aged 50-64 (5865 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age 3177 votes (54%)
I'm better off 1075 votes (18%)
Roughly the same 431 votes (7%)
I'm worse off 596 votes (10%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age 586 votes (10%)
I'm aged 65+ (3618 votes)
I'm substantially better off than my parents were at my age 2639 votes (73%)
I'm better off 566 votes (16%)
Roughly the same 188 votes (5%)
I'm worse off 130 votes (4%)
I'm substantially worse off than my parents were at my age 95 votes (3%)

                   19,174 votes received.

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