Young Lives on Hold

Only  16% of those who graduated from high school in 2009-2011 and didn’t go on to college have full-time jobs.*  Another 22% have part-time jobs.

60% of these graduates are still living with parents or with other relatives.

We are looking at a “lost generation.”


*  “More Young Americans Out of High School Are Also Out of Work,” Catherine Rampell, NYT

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