What does it mean to have your #LifeSorted

We asked the nation and these are the results.

Do people feel they have their lives sorted?

Yes 100%
No 100%
Maybe 100%

Use the buttons below to see peoples' view on having their #LifeSorted changes with age.

Most people don't feel their life is completely 'sorted' till age 37. Having your life sorted can mean different things to different people.

How do people define having their life sorted?

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Age distribution

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  • 18-24
  • 25-34
  • 35-44
  • 45-55
  • 55+
18-24
100%
25-34
100%
35-44
100%
45-55
100%
55+
100%

Gender distribution

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0%

of said they believe contributes to having your life sorted.

Our Research found that while many people start feeling like an adult in their late twenties, it takes over a decade from this point to get their life admin in order.

What actions do people typically take to try and get their #LifeSorted?

All

  • Sorted out my finances

  • Landed a good job

  • Got my own place/moved away from home

  • Cut down on bad habits affecting my health and diet

  • Stopped hanging out with people who were having a bad influence on me

  • Met my significant other

  • Got a fulfilling hobby

  • Had kids

  • None in particular

  • Other

0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
  • Sorted out my finances
  • Landed a good job
  • Got my own place and/or moved away from home
  • Cut down on bad habits affecting my health and diet
  • Stopped hanging out with people who were having a bad influence on me
  • Met my significant other
  • Got a fulfilling hobby
  • Had kids
  • None in particular
  • Other

Three quarters of the 2,000 polled believe being financially secure is the most important. This rises above owning your own home, getting married, or starting a family.

Which areas of their lives do people feel they have already sorted?

My money and finance

100%

My health and fitness

1%

My love life

100%

My career

100%

My friends and social group

100%

My family

100%

My home and assets

100%

My free time / leisure time

100%

None of the above

100%

Select an age bracket below to find out which areas of life people feel they already have sorted.

While money worries were revealed as the biggest causes of stress, surprisingly 50% of adults are happy with how their life is going financially. When asked to define what makes an adult, the most popular answers were managing money more responsibly, having more responsibility in life and having kids.