The main findings of this survey organized and coordinated by DG Communications are:
The EU, today and tomorrow:
- Overall, young Europeans tend to share a positive image of the European Union (EU) and its future.
- Most young Europeans associate the EU with the freedom to travel, study and work anywhere within the Union.
- Young adults in the NMS12 countries are more likely to see the EU positively (e.g. as a means of improving Europe.s economic situation rather than as a cause of greater unemployment) than their EU15 counterparts.
- Similarly, the more highly-educated young people are more optimistic about the EU's future