The Perceptions survey was carried out amongst 12 to 24-year-olds between early February and mid-April 2021, throughout the third wave of the coronavirus disaster. Over 8 thousand younger folks participated within the survey.
Perceived strain grows as younger folks become older
On common, greater than half of the 12 to 24-year-olds usually or usually expertise inside strain to match their very own expectations. Younger adults (18 to 24 years) place increased calls for on themselves than youngsters do (12 to 17 years) and among the many latter, inside strain grows with age. For instance, 27 % of the 12 and 13-year-olds usually or usually expertise inside strain; this goes as much as 60 % among the many 18 to 21-year-olds, and to 63 % among the many 21 to 24-year-olds.
|Complete younger inhabitants||25.0||27.2||36.1||11.7|
Expectations of others
The strain to match different folks’s expectations is felt barely much less usually in comparison with the interior strain, as reported by 40 % of the younger respondents. Exterior strain turns into larger with age as nicely, albeit much less considerably. One third of the youngsters usually or usually understand exterior strain, whereas amongst younger adults the share is 45 %.
|Complete younger inhabitants||17.7||22.4||39.3||20.7|
|Youngsters (12-17 yrs)||13.4||19.5||39.9||27.1|
Strain from mother and father and society felt most strongly
When requested about exterior strain, most younger folks point out this as coming from their mother and father and from society (each cited by 31 %). There are some variations between youngsters and younger adults. Of the youngsters, 35 % understand the strain to carry out nicely from lecturers. The mother and father are additionally talked about comparatively usually (by 30 %). Amongst younger adults, exterior strain is most frequently felt from society (over 40 %) and, just like youngsters, from the mother and father (32 %).
Amongst these in schooling (secondary/tertiary), a share of 33 % point out they understand strain from their lecturers. Of the younger folks in work (excluding these with only a facet job), 36 % report feeling pressured by their co-workers or their supervisor.
|Mother and father||31.4||30||32.4|
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sports activities coach
Extra inside strain at increased schooling ranges
Self-induced strain amongst younger folks can be linked to degree of schooling. At HAVO, VWO, HBO and college degree, college students place increased calls for on themselves. In secondary schooling, 26 % of VMBO college students within the fundamental vocational programme usually or usually understand inside strain; that is 46 % amongst these in pre-university schooling. Moreover, in secondary vocational and better schooling, the share of scholars who usually or usually really feel inside strain goes up from 52 % among the many MBO college students to 73 % among the many college college students. The strain they understand from others hardly correlates with the kind of schooling.
|VMBO fundamental vocational /
vocational studying monitor
|VMBO mixed /
theoretical studying monitor
|MBO and better schooling,
How have been these figures obtained by CBS?
The outcomes have been taken from the Perceptions survey that was carried out from early February to mid-April 2021. Based mostly on a pattern that was drawn from the Private Data Database (BRP), CBS requested younger folks aged 12 to 24 years to finish a web based survey on how they self-perceived their well-being, stress degree and the impression of the coronavirus disaster. To make sure that the group of respondents mirrored the whole younger inhabitants of the Netherlands, a correction was utilized to the outcomes to have in mind components akin to intercourse, age, migration background, instructional enrolment and nation area.