infographic: the importance of english in the job market - aba english
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WHY ENGLISH IS SO IMPORTANT IN THE JOB MARKET
International Workers Day
THE REASONS WHY WE STUDY ENGLISH
Perfect EnglishDREAM JOB
SHOULD GOVERNMENTS INVEST MORE MONEYTO HELP PROMOTE THE STUDY OF ENGLISH?
FOCUSED ON ENGLISH TO BECOMEMORE COMPETITIVE IN THE JOB MARKET
Desire to speak fluentlywhen travelling abroadEmployment
54% 10%14%Desire to learna new language
ENGLISH,an added value in theprofessional world
56% 17% 27%Working Looking for a job Still studying
HAVE YOU EVER LIED ABOUT YOURENGLISH LEVEL TO GET A JOB INTERVIEW?
HAVE YOU EVER BEEN REJECTED IN A JOBINTERVIEW BECAUSE OF YOUR ENGLISH LEVEL?
WHAT IS THE DECLARED LEVEL?
BUT, WHAT IS THE REAL LEVEL?
23%Between 3 and10 years
24%More than 10 years
28%Less than 1 year
25%Between 1 and
WE ARE PERSISTENT: HOW LONGHAVE YOU BEEN STUDYING ENGLISH?
WHAT IS YOUR BIGGESTWEAKNESS IN ENGLISH?
Demand financial aidfor studying English
Think it shouldntbe financed
Plus, 27% think that schooleducation is poor
48% Study 3 hours or more per week
35% Study between 1 and 3 hours per week
17% Less than 1 hour per week
*Data collected from 3 million students of English
Understanding Talking Writing Reading Other
48% 42% 7% 1% 2%