CHILD PROTECTION
U-Reporters in Bangladesh tell us their views on corporal punishment
4 questions polled on this topic
46% response rate
640 responded out of 1,380 polled
Oct 7. 2016
Do u think that this is an appropriate way of raising a child OR should this practice be abandoned?
Oct 7. 2016
When u misbehaved as a kid did u experience physical punishment such as slapping or hitting from your parents?
Oct 7. 2016
How did ur punishment affect your relationship with your parents?
Oct 7. 2016
What would you recommend to parents as the best way to discipline a child who is misbehaving?

POLL RESULTS

OCT 7. 2016
Do u think that this is an appropriate way of raising a child OR should this practice be abandoned?
640 responded out of 1,380 polled
Female
9%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
11%
Not sure
 
Not sure
80%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned

Male
19%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
15%
Not sure
 
Not sure
66%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
0-14
40%
corporal punishment is ok
 
corporal punishment is ok
0%
not sure
 
not sure
60%
it should be abandoned
 
it should be abandoned

15-19
24%
corporal punishment is ok
 
corporal punishment is ok
17%
not sure
 
not sure
59%
it should be abandoned
 
it should be abandoned

20-24
16%
corporal punishment is ok
 
corporal punishment is ok
13%
not sure
 
not sure
71%
it should be abandoned
 
it should be abandoned

25-30
10%
corporal punishment is ok
 
corporal punishment is ok
14%
not sure
 
not sure
76%
it should be abandoned
 
it should be abandoned

31-34
0%
corporal punishment is ok
 
corporal punishment is ok
0%
not sure
 
not sure
100%
it should be abandoned
 
it should be abandoned

35+
0%
corporal punishment is ok
 
corporal punishment is ok
7%
not sure
 
not sure
93%
it should be abandoned
 
it should be abandoned
18%
Corporal punishment is ok
 
Corporal punishment is ok
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure
68%
It should be abandoned
 
It should be abandoned
OCT 7. 2016
When u misbehaved as a kid did u experience physical punishment such as slapping or hitting from your parents?
601 responded out of 640 polled
Female
24%
Never
 
Never
57%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
19%
Often
 
Often

Male
27%
Never
 
Never
59%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
13%
Often
 
Often
0-14
10%
never
 
never
70%
sometimes
 
sometimes
20%
often
 
often

15-19
26%
never
 
never
60%
sometimes
 
sometimes
15%
often
 
often

20-24
27%
never
 
never
60%
sometimes
 
sometimes
13%
often
 
often

25-30
34%
never
 
never
53%
sometimes
 
sometimes
13%
often
 
often

31-34
67%
never
 
never
33%
sometimes
 
sometimes
0%
often
 
often

35+
36%
never
 
never
50%
sometimes
 
sometimes
14%
often
 
often
27%
Never
 
Never
59%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
14%
Often
 
Often
OCT 7. 2016
How did ur punishment affect your relationship with your parents?
418 responded out of 438 polled
Female
32%
No impact
 
No impact
55%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
13%
Stronger
 
Stronger

Male
34%
No impact
 
No impact
34%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
32%
Stronger
 
Stronger
0-14
75%
no impact
 
no impact
12%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
12%
stronger
 
stronger

15-19
44%
no impact
 
no impact
24%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
32%
stronger
 
stronger

20-24
30%
no impact
 
no impact
41%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
30%
stronger
 
stronger

25-30
25%
no impact
 
no impact
33%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
42%
stronger
 
stronger

31-34
0%
no impact
 
no impact
100%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
0%
stronger
 
stronger

35+
12%
no impact
 
no impact
75%
distance with parents
 
distance with parents
12%
stronger
 
stronger
34%
No impact
 
No impact
36%
Distance with parents
 
Distance with parents
30%
Stronger
 
Stronger
OCT 7. 2016
What would you recommend to parents as the best way to discipline a child who is misbehaving?
459 responded out of 581 polled
parents
child
understand
children
make
try
way
good
love
think
can
don
misbehaving
will
friendly
misbehave
talk
wrong
behave
first
know
teach
yes
give
kids
punishment
right
proper
bad
must
best
discipline
like
understood
also
explain
help
need
time
friend
kid
take
behavior
behaviour
care
every
problem
friends
just
matter

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