The economic situation of young people living with their parents has changed over the course of the last ten years. In 2005, some 44% of young people who lived with their parents were studying, against nearly 60% in 2015. In 2005, some 40% of them worked, more than double the figure ten years later (17%).
In Spain barely 3.3% of the total of social transfers in the year 2016
targeted children, against the European average of 9%. However, this study
shows that it is the most effective way of eradicating poverty.