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Table 3 People who were reconsidering going to live on their own in light of COVID-19 pandemic (answers conditioned on positive answers to the item in Table 2)

From: On the changes of the intention to leave the parental home during the COVID-19 pandemic: a comparison among five European countries

  Italy UK Germany France Spain
People who confirm the plan, despite COVID-19 pandemic 19.7% 25.1% 30.6% 31.7% 19.4%
People who declared that plan is still happening, but it was postponed 45.6% 50.7% 46.4% 55.3% 51.4%
People who abandoned that plan 34.7% 24.2% 23.0% 13.0% 29.2%
Observations 733 240 257 334 282
  1. Source: Youth project, International survey (2020)