Kate and Janice Benton
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Graduates boosting 'boomerang generation'

11 August 2010 Last updated at 11:28 BST

A lack of job prospects and increasing levels of debt among graduates is leading to a massive rise in the number of young people moving back in with their parents.

Tim Muffett went to see how one "boomerang child", 24-year-old Kate Benton, and her parents, are adjusting to life under the same roof after a taste of independence.