Civic participation and attitudes » Interest in politics: Interest in politics

Answers to question "How interested would you say you are in politics?" by young (15–26 y. o.) people who participated in European Social Survey.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, age group, internest in politics

Source: European Social Survey (ESS)

Year
Interest in politics Age (ESS) 2006 2008 2010 2012
Very interested 15-26 3.9 5.7 2.9 2.3
Quite interested 15-26 24 25.3 18.7 21.9
Hardly interested 15-26 52.3 53.2 55.8 51.2
Not at all 15-26 19.7 15.8 22.6 24.5
Total 15-26 100 100 100 100