Swedish furniture superstore IKEA recently conducted a survey asking students about different aspects of their lives, from where they prefer to study to their spending habits. In honour of back-to-school this September, read on for 19 interesting stats. (You’ll be surprised to find out how many students use a chair as a place to store their clothes!).
92% of students like to have a comfy home.
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This Bed Rules
19% don’t make it out of bed to study.
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67% claim to be most productive at night.
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28% of students like to eat while studying.
40% own at least 5 pairs of sneakers.
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Music and Lyrics
54% listen to music while studying.
Dollar Dollar Bills
30% spend their money on school-related material.
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2% prefer to study on the floor.
28% of students like to plan their day ahead.
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31% change their sheets on a weekly basis.
80% want to change the world.
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Sharing is Caring
66% share their home with others.
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56% prefer to study at a desk.
The Time is Now
70% are concerned about climate change.
8% of students chat with friends while studying.
35% hope to meet their true love at uni.
20% have five or more housemates.
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13% use a chair to store their clothes.
68% of students find friends for life at uni.
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