GENERAL
Youth aspirations Poll
11 questions polled on this topic
4% response rate
5,742 responded out of 154,009 polled
Aug 2. 2018
Want to participate?
Aug 2. 2018
Are you employed?
Aug 2. 2018
Do you work in....?
Aug 2. 2018
Other - Where do you work?
Aug 2. 2018
Whats your dream job?
Aug 2. 2018
Other - What's your dream job?
Aug 2. 2018
Have Skills to get job?
Aug 2. 2018
Why cant you get the job?
Aug 2. 2018
What do think will be ur ACTUAL job in the future?
Aug 2. 2018
Other - Actual job?
Aug 2. 2018
Other - Why cant you get the job?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 2. 2018
Want to participate?
5,742 responded out of 154,009 polled
Female
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

Male
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

20-24
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

25-30
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

31-34
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

35+
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No
AUG 2. 2018
Are you employed?
5,328 responded out of 5,606 polled
Female
8%
Employed
 
Employed
74%
Student
 
Student
7%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
11%
Neither
 
Neither

Male
11%
Employed
 
Employed
62%
Student
 
Student
8%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
19%
Neither
 
Neither
0-14
0%
Employed
 
Employed
0%
Student
 
Student
0%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
0%
Neither
 
Neither

15-19
3%
Employed
 
Employed
90%
Student
 
Student
3%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
4%
Neither
 
Neither

20-24
4%
Employed
 
Employed
82%
Student
 
Student
5%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
8%
Neither
 
Neither

25-30
8%
Employed
 
Employed
68%
Student
 
Student
8%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
16%
Neither
 
Neither

31-34
15%
Employed
 
Employed
52%
Student
 
Student
9%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
25%
Neither
 
Neither

35+
24%
Employed
 
Employed
35%
Student
 
Student
12%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
29%
Neither
 
Neither
10%
Employed
 
Employed
65%
Student
 
Student
8%
Employed & studying
 
Employed & studying
17%
Neither
 
Neither
AUG 2. 2018
Do you work in....?
821 responded out of 982 polled
Female
17%
Public sector
 
Public sector
37%
Education or health
 
Education or health
24%
Services
 
Services
8%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
11%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

Male
34%
Public sector
 
Public sector
35%
Education or health
 
Education or health
14%
Services
 
Services
5%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
9%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
0-14
0%
Public sector
 
Public sector
0%
Education or health
 
Education or health
0%
Services
 
Services
0%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
0%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
0%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

15-19
33%
Public sector
 
Public sector
17%
Education or health
 
Education or health
0%
Services
 
Services
17%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
17%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
17%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

20-24
16%
Public sector
 
Public sector
27%
Education or health
 
Education or health
39%
Services
 
Services
4%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
9%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
5%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

25-30
25%
Public sector
 
Public sector
37%
Education or health
 
Education or health
19%
Services
 
Services
5%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
12%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

31-34
34%
Public sector
 
Public sector
36%
Education or health
 
Education or health
13%
Services
 
Services
9%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
8%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
0%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

35+
40%
Public sector
 
Public sector
35%
Education or health
 
Education or health
9%
Services
 
Services
3%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
10%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
4%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
31%
Public sector
 
Public sector
35%
Education or health
 
Education or health
15%
Services
 
Services
6%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
10%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
AUG 2. 2018
Other - Where do you work?
118 responded out of 126 polled
private
work
sector
ngo
self
company
liberia
security
working
business
worker
construction
employed
local
organization
petroleum
station
accountant
bank
call
church
civil
community
contractor
development
estate
governmental
journalist
logistics
name
non
one
service
services
society
street
teacher
tell
advisor
agent
aging
also
anything
area
asking
associate
association
attendant
banker
banking
AUG 2. 2018
Whats your dream job?
4,701 responded out of 5,285 polled
Female
18%
Public sector
 
Public sector
49%
Education or health
 
Education or health
6%
Services
 
Services
7%
Farming
 
Farming
19%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
1%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

Male
26%
Public sector
 
Public sector
33%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
13%
Farming
 
Farming
21%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
0-14
0%
Public sector
 
Public sector
0%
Education or health
 
Education or health
0%
Services
 
Services
0%
Farming
 
Farming
0%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
0%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

15-19
19%
Public sector
 
Public sector
47%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
3%
Farming
 
Farming
25%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
1%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

20-24
21%
Public sector
 
Public sector
39%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
8%
Farming
 
Farming
25%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

25-30
26%
Public sector
 
Public sector
36%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
11%
Farming
 
Farming
19%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

31-34
25%
Public sector
 
Public sector
32%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
15%
Farming
 
Farming
19%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse

35+
23%
Public sector
 
Public sector
33%
Education or health
 
Education or health
9%
Services
 
Services
15%
Farming
 
Farming
16%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
4%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
24%
Public sector
 
Public sector
37%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
11%
Farming
 
Farming
21%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
AUG 2. 2018
Other - What's your dream job?
384 responded out of 399 polled
engineer
want
engineering
business
civil
electrical
doctor
man
sector
pastor
work
construction
worker
geologist
manager
medical
electricity
job
science
agriculture
dream
electrician
humanitarian
ngo
self
social
will
accountant
auto
banker
become
general
geology
like
mechanical
nurse
nursing
plumber
private
accounting
bank
building
computer
economist
employed
environmental
environmentalist
international
mechanic
mining
AUG 2. 2018
Have Skills to get job?
5,020 responded out of 5,085 polled
Female
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

Male
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
98%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
No
 
No

20-24
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

25-30
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

31-34
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No

35+
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No
97%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
No
 
No
AUG 2. 2018
Why cant you get the job?
157 responded out of 165 polled
Female
44%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
12%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
0%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
32%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
12%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i

Male
44%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
24%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
2%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
23%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
6%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
0-14
0%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
0%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
0%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
0%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
0%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i

15-19
0%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
50%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
0%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
50%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
0%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i

20-24
34%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
7%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
7%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
45%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
7%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i

25-30
51%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
14%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
0%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
23%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
11%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i

31-34
50%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
21%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
0%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
29%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
0%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i

35+
41%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
45%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
0%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
0%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
14%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
0%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
44%
Don’t have/can’t afford education
 
Don’t have/can’t afford education
20%
Don’t know the right people
 
Don’t know the right people
1%
Disability/illness
 
Disability/illness
2%
Not determined enough
 
Not determined enough
25%
Don’t have support of my family
 
Don’t have support of my family
8%
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
 
Aren’t many jobs like this where i
AUG 2. 2018
What do think will be ur ACTUAL job in the future?
4,388 responded out of 5,017 polled
Female
18%
Public sector
 
Public sector
46%
Education or health
 
Education or health
6%
Services
 
Services
7%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
21%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
1%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work

Male
26%
Public sector
 
Public sector
31%
Education or health
 
Education or health
7%
Services
 
Services
12%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
20%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work
0-14
0%
Public sector
 
Public sector
0%
Education or health
 
Education or health
0%
Services
 
Services
0%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
0%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
0%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
0%
No work
 
No work

15-19
14%
Public sector
 
Public sector
46%
Education or health
 
Education or health
2%
Services
 
Services
7%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
30%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
0%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work

20-24
20%
Public sector
 
Public sector
39%
Education or health
 
Education or health
7%
Services
 
Services
7%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
24%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work

25-30
26%
Public sector
 
Public sector
35%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
11%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
20%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
2%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work

31-34
31%
Public sector
 
Public sector
29%
Education or health
 
Education or health
5%
Services
 
Services
14%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
17%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
5%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
0%
No work
 
No work

35+
25%
Public sector
 
Public sector
31%
Education or health
 
Education or health
9%
Services
 
Services
14%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
17%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work
24%
Public sector
 
Public sector
34%
Education or health
 
Education or health
7%
Services
 
Services
11%
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
 
Farming, forestry, fishing or mining
21%
Professional office work
 
Professional office work
3%
Factory or warehouse
 
Factory or warehouse
1%
No work
 
No work
AUG 2. 2018
Other - Actual job?
176 responded out of 189 polled
engineer
electrical
engineering
business
want
doctor
work
become
civil
construction
electrician
like
manager
medical
will
company
professional
sector
worker
accountant
agriculture
health
man
pastor
working
auditor
banker
banking
ceo
drive
electricity
eletricity
employ
entrepreneur
environmental
geologist
go
good
humanitarian
international
job
mechanical
nurse
officer
planing
said
social
technical
2016
2017
AUG 2. 2018
Other - Why cant you get the job?
5 responded out of 6 polled
percent
trust
10
90
acquire
already
better
boss
can
don
employment
farm
fighting
friend
fund
gain
get
good
help
hire
job
know
land
looking
need
office
people
polical
salary
saying
sociology
struggle
student
system
word
worker

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