CHILD PROTECTION
U-Reporters in Asia tell us about their views on corporal punishment in the home.
4 questions polled on this topic
48% response rate
890 responded out of 1,850 polled
Aug 10. 2016
Do u think that this is an appropriate way of raising a child OR should this practice be abandoned?
Aug 10. 2016
When u misbehaved as a kid did u experience physical punishment such as slapping or hitting from your parents?
Aug 10. 2016
How did ur punishment affect your relationship with your parents?
Aug 10. 2016
What would you recommend to parents as the best way to discipline a child who is misbehaving?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 10. 2016
Do u think that this is an appropriate way of raising a child OR should this practice be abandoned?
890 responded out of 1,850 polled
Female
21%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
54%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
25%
Not sure
 
Not sure

Male
21%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
64%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure
0-14
42%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
42%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
16%
Not sure
 
Not sure

15-19
23%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
57%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
20%
Not sure
 
Not sure

20-24
17%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
69%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure

25-30
12%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
67%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
21%
Not sure
 
Not sure

31-34
25%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
75%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
0%
Not sure
 
Not sure

35+
29%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
43%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
29%
Not sure
 
Not sure
21%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
61%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
18%
Not sure
 
Not sure
AUG 10. 2016
When u misbehaved as a kid did u experience physical punishment such as slapping or hitting from your parents?
849 responded out of 890 polled
Female
22%
Often
 
Often
53%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
25%
Never
 
Never

Male
20%
Often
 
Often
62%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
18%
Never
 
Never
0-14
22%
Often
 
Often
61%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
17%
Never
 
Never

15-19
20%
Often
 
Often
59%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
22%
Never
 
Never

20-24
21%
Often
 
Often
63%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
16%
Never
 
Never

25-30
22%
Often
 
Often
52%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
25%
Never
 
Never

31-34
50%
Often
 
Often
25%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
25%
Never
 
Never

35+
0%
Often
 
Often
71%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
29%
Never
 
Never
22%
Often
 
Often
59%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
20%
Never
 
Never
AUG 10. 2016
How did ur punishment affect your relationship with your parents?
655 responded out of 681 polled
Female
29%
Stronger
 
Stronger
48%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
23%
No impact
 
No impact

Male
24%
Stronger
 
Stronger
36%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
40%
No impact
 
No impact
0-14
21%
Stronger
 
Stronger
29%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
50%
No impact
 
No impact

15-19
26%
Stronger
 
Stronger
38%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
36%
No impact
 
No impact

20-24
27%
Stronger
 
Stronger
40%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
33%
No impact
 
No impact

25-30
24%
Stronger
 
Stronger
52%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
24%
No impact
 
No impact

31-34
0%
Stronger
 
Stronger
67%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
33%
No impact
 
No impact

35+
60%
Stronger
 
Stronger
0%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
40%
No impact
 
No impact
25%
Stronger
 
Stronger
40%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
35%
No impact
 
No impact
AUG 10. 2016
What would you recommend to parents as the best way to discipline a child who is misbehaving?
703 responded out of 823 polled
talk
child
children
parents
way
just
discipline
ang
will
know
ng
right
wrong
sa
don
tell
can
try
dont
good
punishment
understand
explain
like
make
na
dapat
give
hitting
punish
нь
talking
think
best
ay
let
misbehaving
one
things
physical
slap
sometimes
yes
bata
kid
listen
mistakes
need
behave
better

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