6 Out of 10 People Learning English are Currently Working
A recent survey conducted by ABA English among three million learners of English from different nationalities, reveals that the key reason to learn the language is job-related:
- 56% of learners have a job; 17% are looking for work; 27% are studying.
- 54% state they study English for professional reasons: new job or promotion.
- Half of all learners are still at a Beginners level.
- 24% admit having been rejected in job interviews due to poor English.