Young peo­ple took Man­dela Day to heart

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - NEWS -

THREE out of five young South Africans sur­veyed on their Man­dela Day ac­tiv­i­ties re­ported get­ting in­volved in ac­tiv­i­ties to mark the event on July 18.

Sixty-one per­cent of the nearly 2 000 re­spon­dents, weighted to be na­tion­ally rep­re­sen­ta­tive, said they did some­thing to “make a dif­fer­ence” on the day, con­sumer in­sights com­pany Pon­der­ing Panda said.

Seventy-one per­cent of 15 to 17-year-olds said they did some­thing on the day, as did 61 per­cent of 18 to 24-yearolds, and 56 per­cent of 25 to 34-year-olds. – Sapa

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