61% of professionals use English in the workplace

English is vital for work even in non-English speaking countries

Barcelona, 26 April, 2016.- A recent survey conducted by ABA English among 3,200 students in five non-English speaking countries -Brazil, France, Italy, Mexico & Spain- reveals how important it is to know the English language for work purposes:

  • 61% of professionals claim to use English in their workplaces
  • Nearly 8 out of 10 state that nowdays companies demand a higher level of English than before
  • Work is the main reason for learning English for 54% of respondents
  • A third of respondents have been tested for their English during work interviews
  • English, with 80%, is by far the nº1 language required by companies in these five countries

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