One could be rather thinking that only old people choose AfD but is not true at all.
Based on the age groups, the AFD is most successful in the middle vintages of between 35 and 59-year-olds, where they reached a good 15 percent. In the recent (18 to 24) and oldest group (over 70 years), on the other hand, with 8 percent, it is significantly worse (numbers of representative electoral statistics).
Why is the AFD in young East Germans Popular?
AfD redirects young voters
Because the scattering width is greater in young people. With the elderly, many of the habit choose the CDU. For the younger people, the votes are more distributed.
Seen psychologically: because it is a counterpoint.
The ruling parties (including the once ore-conservative CDU) So far to the left moves that many wish for a countermovement to gender language and Co.
How do you come to the sensitive statement? According to the last larger survey, the teens only attracts 6% ...