Reasons for turning down job offers while unemployed. Reports: 13.0% I receive enough money from unemployment insurance without having to work
- About 1.8 million out-of-work Americans have turned down jobs because of the generosity of unemployment insurance benefits, according to Morning Consult poll results released Wednesday.
- Of those actively collecting unemployment benefits, 29% said they turned down job offers during the pandemic. In response to a follow-up question, 45% of that group said they turned down jobs specifically because of the generosity of the benefits.
|Child care obligations||13.8%|
|COVID-19, or any combination of reasons associated with the pandemic||13.0%|
|I receive enough money from unemployment insurance without having to work||13.0%|