Milestones: journeying into adulthood

Release date: 18 February 2019 9:30am


Article exploring the age at which people in the UK reach important milestones in life, including leaving education, beginning work, living with a partner, and getting married – and how these have changed over time.


  • Milestones: journeying into adulthood

    We used to think of getting married and having children as some of life's most important milestones. How are some of the modern markers of adulthood – from working life to living arrangements – changing?