What are there top challenges facing young people

Lack of employment opportunities has been ranked top of a list of challenges faced by young Brits today.

The list was compiled by education and health charity, Central YMCA, which surveyed 1,600 young people aged between 16 and 25.

Here is the top 10 in full:

1. Lack of employment opportunities

2. Failure to succeed in education system

3. Issues related to body image

4. Family problems

5. Substance abuse

6. Pressures of materialism

7. Lack of affordable housing

8. Negative stereotyping

9. Pressures of 24-hour social networking

10. Crime