NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Most Americans aren’t making New Year’s resolutions and don’t plan to leave their home to ring in 2014, a CBS News poll shows.
Sixty-eight percent of Americans surveyed said they don’t make New Year’s resolutions — up 10 percentage points from two years ago. Three in 10 Americans say they usually make New Year’s resolutions — but only about half keep them.READ MORE: New York City Jewish Community Paying Very Close Attention To Installation Of New Israel Prime Minister Naftali Bennett
About 46 percent of Americans under age 30 make resolutions — the highest of any age group. People 65 and over are the least likely to do so.READ MORE: Erik Chimborazo Hit With Multiple Charges Following 2-Car Crash That Killed Lyft Driver In Maspeth, Queens
While 73 percent of those surveyed say they plan to celebrate New Year’s Eve in some way, that number includes 52 percent who say they’ll celebrate at home. Younger people and those with higher household incomes were more likely to go out for the festivities.MORE NEWS: Ned Beatty, Legendary Character Actor Known For 'Deliverance,' 'Network,' Dead At Age 83
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