63%

of Americans believe jobs are less secure now than they were 20 to 30 years ago

Source: Pew Research Center
Question: Respondents were asked: "Compared to 20 or 30 years ago, do you think the average working person in this country... Has more job security, less job security, or about the same amount?"
Response Options: More job security; Less job security; About the same; Don't know/Refused
Additional Information: Fifty-one percent of Americans also say they expect jobs to be less stable in the future.

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