Official Statistics

Being 18 in 2018

The first in a four-part series about young people in the UK, this article focusses on how life has changed for 18-year-olds since 2000. Includes changes to population, life expectancy, marriage, parenthood, employment, lifestyle and how 18-year-olds spend their time.


Being 18 in 2018


Official statistics are produced impartially and free from political influence.

Published 13 September 2018