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
888 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?
888 responded out of 1,850 polled
Female
25%
Not sure
 
Not sure
54%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
21%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok

Male
15%
Not sure
 
Not sure
64%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
21%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
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
21%
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
18%
Not sure
 
Not sure
61%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
21%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
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
25%
Never
 
Never
53%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
22%
Often
 
Often

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

15-19
22%
never
 
never
20%
often
 
often
59%
sometimes
 
sometimes

20-24
16%
never
 
never
21%
often
 
often
63%
sometimes
 
sometimes

25-30
25%
never
 
never
23%
often
 
often
53%
sometimes
 
sometimes

31-34
25%
never
 
never
50%
often
 
often
25%
sometimes
 
sometimes

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

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

15-19
38%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
36%
no impact
 
no impact
26%
stronger
 
stronger

20-24
40%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
33%
no impact
 
no impact
27%
stronger
 
stronger

25-30
52%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
24%
no impact
 
no impact
24%
stronger
 
stronger

31-34
67%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
33%
no impact
 
no impact
0%
stronger
 
stronger

35+
0%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
40%
no impact
 
no impact
60%
stronger
 
stronger
35%
No impact
 
No impact
40%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
25%
Stronger
 
Stronger
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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