PatsFans age group poll

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by PATSNUTme, Sep 27, 2009.

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What age group do you belong?

Poll closed Oct 7, 2009.
  1. 20 years and under

    30 vote(s)
    9.1%
  2. 20 - 30 years old

    86 vote(s)
    26.1%
  3. 30-40 years old

    73 vote(s)
    22.1%
  4. 40-50 years old

    70 vote(s)
    21.2%
  5. 50 - 60years old

    50 vote(s)
    15.2%
  6. 60+

    21 vote(s)
    6.4%
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  1. PATSNUTme

    PATSNUTme Paranoid Homer Moderator Staff Member PatsFans.com Supporter

    #75 Jersey

    I though that it would be interesting to do a little survey to see what kind of age demographics we have among posters.

    This poll will not be a public poll so no one, including the mods, will be able to see how you answered. Naturally if you want to post your age so everyone can see than that is fine too.

    Also, not to get into and war of the generations, I wonder if there are different expectations for the Patriots depending on your age.

    I've been a fan since 1970 and although I now expect them to win every game when the game is played, I can remember hoping to win or having no expectations of a win was normal. I only hoped for one SB victory during my lifetime.
     
  2. Pats726

    Pats726 Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

    I think it's an interesting poll.....as it says a lot about what people have seen as Patriot fans...I really do think there is a different perspective by those older fans than with those way younger... many of whom have only basically seen the Patriots under Kraft's management. But I agree there is a large perspective differential.
     
  3. JSn

    JSn Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Your poll will also skew a bit based on the age groups most likely to frequent an internet message board.
     
  4. 2000army

    2000army On the Game Day Roster

    #12 Jersey

    29 in 2 weeks
     
  5. cincipatsfan

    cincipatsfan PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    #91 Jersey

    Three months later and I would have had to pick the 50-60 category :(

    My experiences pretty much mirror yours. Fan since late 60s and for most of my life, a single superbowl was all I asked for.

    Now I'm greedy and want more :cool:
     
  6. Boston Jay

    Boston Jay 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    I'm young so I'm lucky. I came in with Bledsoe and Troy Brown. The 'lean' years for me were under Pete Carroll and Bobby Grier and hell those times weren't bad in comparison to some of the real lows that older fans have gone through.

    That's so my mother's POV.
     
    Last edited: Sep 27, 2009
  7. italia44

    italia44 In the Starting Line-Up

    I'm 59 and saw them play at fenway Park and B.U..................I can't express how the Patriots reign,over the last decade,has improved my life.When fans from other cities say"Why can't we be like the Patriots?"..............It just makes me feel so proud.
     
  8. dtbrks

    dtbrks 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    #87 Jersey

    i'm 39 but will be 40 soon enough
     
  9. bigfandan

    bigfandan Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    #12 Jersey

    Good poll. I am interested to know some basic demographic of my fellow posters: age, profession, etc
     
  10. TheComeback

    TheComeback 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    I'm 23. I don't expect the Pats to win every game. While I enjoyed 07, I think it's more fun to be the underdog and that's one of the reasons I became a Pats fan as a kid (plus my dad's side is from RI).
     
  11. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN Do you even lift? PatsFans.com Supporter

    No Jersey Selected

    Pimping the 20-30 age group here. I like to think I show wisdom beyond my years though. :rolleyes:
     
  12. reflexblue

    reflexblue PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    #91 Jersey

    I always wondered what the age demographics were here. Earley on its about 45% for 30 an under about what it thought. Im 55 an don't feel a day over fifty. :D
     
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  13. Angry Man

    Angry Man REV-OH-LU-TION PatsFans.com Supporter

    #54 Jersey

    What an KontradictioN there. :D

    On that note... I'm 29 turning 30 in January.
     
  14. Jimke

    Jimke In the Starting Line-Up

    Thank you for not including 70 plus in your poll. Some forum

    members would accuse me of being senile because of remarks

    I have made in this forum.
     
  15. Angry Man

    Angry Man REV-OH-LU-TION PatsFans.com Supporter

    #54 Jersey

    There's 60+ in the poll.
     
  16. amazinPats

    amazinPats Third String But Playing on Special Teams

    #11 Jersey

    I turn 50 in November. Didn't vote in the poll because I didn't know if I belonged in the "40-50" or the "50-60" age group. :D

    Been a Pats fan since the 1970s.
     
  17. Nikolai

    Nikolai Football Atheist PatsFans.com Supporter

    #54 Jersey

    29 years old here. Let's fact it, ever since Kraft bought this team, the organization has changed, and I think it is the type of change wherein the Patriots will be fielding generally competitive teams for a very long time...even after Brady-Belichick.
     
  18. PatsDeb

    PatsDeb PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    I'm 45 and (happily) surprised to see so many of us "old" folks on here!
     
  19. makoute

    makoute In the Starting Line-Up

    would've been nicer if you did 5 year increments.
     
  20. BelichickFan

    BelichickFan B.O. = Fugazi PatsFans.com Supporter

    #12 Jersey

    Or if he did 20-29, 30-30, 40-49. That way my aged body of 42 years wouldn't be group in the "-50" group :D

    - edit, I see I could have picked 30-40 or 40-50 but picked the latter :bricks:
     
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