You’ve Won the Lottery. Now What?

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You might think that almost everyone would quit their jobs if they won the lottery but a recent UK survey by Lottosend has provided some surprising results.

According to the 1000 people surveyed, only 53% of them have said that they would quit their jobs after hitting the jackpot.

Interestingly, 18-24-year-olds are less likely to hand in their notice but the figure rises through the age groups with over 70% of 55-64-year-olds proving more eager to quit their jobs and enjoy a life of leisure.

Here are the overall results of the survey:

All

Yes 53%

No 47%

 

Men

Yes 53.3%

No 46.7%

 

Women

Yes 52.8%

No 47.2%

 

18-24

Yes 37.4%

No 62.6%

 

25-34

Yes 45.6%

No 54.4%

 

35-44

Yes 56.4%

No 43.6%

 

45-54

Yes 59.3%

No 40.7%

 

55-64

Yes 70.5%

No 29.5%

 

England

Yes 52.7%

No 47.3%

 

Wales

Yes 54.3%

No 45.7%

 

Scotland

Yes 57.6%

No 42.4%

 

Northern Ireland

Yes 59%

No 41%

 

Would you quit your job if you hit the jackpot? Let us know in the comments below.

 

 

 

 

 

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  1. says

    Only if I won a ridiculous amount of money, like £20m, anything under that, I would probably work another 1 or 2 solid years and earn as much as I can in that time. Great post :)

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