GIRL GUIDES & GIRL SCOUTS
U-Reporters speak out on what holds young people out from achieving their full potential.
3 questions polled on this topic
8% response rate
3,328 responded out of 40,516 polled
Feb 23. 2017
Growing up, did being a boy or girl affect the hobbies, subjects or jobs you could do?
Feb 23. 2017
Has this affected your confidence or stopped u following your dreams or interests?
Feb 23. 2017
Girls and women still get held back from leadership positions around the world. What do you think would support them to thrive equally?

POLL RESULTS

FEB 23. 2017
Growing up, did being a boy or girl affect the hobbies, subjects or jobs you could do?
3,328 responded out of 40,516 polled
Female
61%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure

Male
58%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No
12%
Not sure
 
Not sure
0-14
58%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No
15%
Not sure
 
Not sure

15-19
59%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
17%
Not sure
 
Not sure

20-24
59%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No
13%
Not sure
 
Not sure

25-30
57%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure

31-34
65%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No
7%
Not sure
 
Not sure

35+
53%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
16%
Not sure
 
Not sure
59%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure
FEB 23. 2017
Has this affected your confidence or stopped u following your dreams or interests?
2,988 responded out of 3,328 polled
Female
27%
A lot
 
A lot
40%
Slightly
 
Slightly
33%
Not at all
 
Not at all

Male
33%
A lot
 
A lot
26%
Slightly
 
Slightly
41%
Not at all
 
Not at all
0-14
32%
A lot
 
A lot
24%
Slightly
 
Slightly
44%
Not at all
 
Not at all

15-19
29%
A lot
 
A lot
34%
Slightly
 
Slightly
36%
Not at all
 
Not at all

20-24
33%
A lot
 
A lot
29%
Slightly
 
Slightly
37%
Not at all
 
Not at all

25-30
28%
A lot
 
A lot
32%
Slightly
 
Slightly
40%
Not at all
 
Not at all

31-34
22%
A lot
 
A lot
37%
Slightly
 
Slightly
41%
Not at all
 
Not at all

35+
17%
A lot
 
A lot
34%
Slightly
 
Slightly
49%
Not at all
 
Not at all
30%
A lot
 
A lot
31%
Slightly
 
Slightly
39%
Not at all
 
Not at all
FEB 23. 2017
Girls and women still get held back from leadership positions around the world. What do you think would support them to thrive equally?
2,384 responded out of 2,988 polled
Female
21%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
47%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
6%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
26%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

Male
24%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
41%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
10%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
25%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary
0-14
30%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
30%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
15%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
24%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

15-19
21%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
43%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
7%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
28%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

20-24
21%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
42%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
10%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
27%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

25-30
24%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
46%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
8%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
22%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

31-34
35%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
35%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
5%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
26%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

35+
14%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
55%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
8%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
24%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary
23%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
43%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
9%
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
Help in domestic work 2 free time up
26%
Role models & access to high salary
 
Role models & access to high salary

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