VTSIOM conducted a survey about social mobility among young Russians

The vast majority (95%) of young Russians believe that they can succeed in a career solely due to his abilities, according to a survey by the all-Russia centre of studying of public opinion (VTSIOM).

According to the survey, 86% of Russians believe that people in our country only thanks to their abilities can achieve success, high position in sports, 84% were in military service, 82% in science and education, 76% of public, 71% in business and 66% in the arts and culture, 63% in the ROC, 51% - state and municipal management, 47% - in politics.

According to 79% of the respondents, only using their abilities they will be able to get a good education, 66% - to move up the career ladder and occupy a good position with 57% to get a prestigious job, and 47% to open your business, and 33% to become a rich man, 30% - to get into the elite companies.

Among the age group 18 to 24 years more than optimists, for example, 90% of respondents of this age believe that only thanks to his ability to get a good education, 95% - to move up the career ladder, a 90% to get a prestigious job.

To the question, what do you miss now, to succeed in life, 36% said stocks and securities, 16% in relationships and Dating, 14% - personal qualities, the 13% of the change of residence, 11% education, 8% have a certain social origin, 7% qualified 4% - a good marriage, 3% - of health, youth, 17% have already achieved a high position in society.

The initiative Russian opinion "polls-Sputnik" held on 27 may. In the survey participated 1.6 thousand of Russians aged 18 years. Method of research — telephone interview. For a given sample size the maximum error with 95% probability does not exceed 2.5%. -0-