LinkedIn surveyed more than 8000 professionals globally to find out the most common childhood career aspirations.
Most LinkedIn members in France and Austria wanted to pilot an airplane or a helicopter. People in Sweden wanted to become engineers opposed to Germany, where childhood dream job was being a scientist.
LinkedIn is about to approach 120 million members worldwide.
Europe represents 22% of members.
United Kingdom (6.9 million), Netherlands (2.8 million), France (2.6 million), Italy (2.1 million) and Spain (2 million) have most LinkedIn users.
German speaking countries are all behind, as they mostly use XING.