The Big Dream Survey

I carried out an online survey of over 500 people, to see whether they ever found dreams useful in their life, and to test out Jung’s theory of ‘big dreams’ — unusually vivid dreams which occur in times of transition and crisis, and which offer helpful support or guidance. Almost 80% of people said they found dreams helpful sometimes — though, as Jung suggested, such dreams are relatively rare (27% said they had fewer than 10 such dreams in their