News Release Poll Report
Jobs and financial security top Malaysian youth’s concerns
07-May-2021, PETALING JAYA – Financial and employment issues were the two most critical problems faced by young Malaysians in a recent survey by the Merdeka Center.
In the survey conducted between 19th February and 20th March 2021, 29% said financial difficulties and constraints were the main problems they faced today while 13% mentioned getting jobs were their main problem. Others, particularly those still in schools and universities raised the issue of e-learning difficulties (8%) and access to internet (6% overall but over 9% among 18-22 years old) as most critical problems they presently face.
RESPONSE TO MEDIA QUERY ON APRIL 23rd PRESS RELEASE
27 April, 2021
We read with interest over the feedback elicited from the results to the survey which we released on 23rd April and would like to clear the air over a number of topics raised by various quarters..