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
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure
25%
No
 
No

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

15-19
59%
yes
 
yes
17%
not sure
 
not sure
24%
no
 
no

20-24
59%
yes
 
yes
13%
not sure
 
not sure
28%
no
 
no

25-30
57%
yes
 
yes
14%
not sure
 
not sure
29%
no
 
no

31-34
65%
yes
 
yes
7%
not sure
 
not sure
28%
no
 
no

35+
53%
yes
 
yes
16%
not sure
 
not sure
31%
no
 
no
59%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
Not sure
 
Not sure
27%
No
 
No
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
33%
Not at all
 
Not at all
40%
Slightly
 
Slightly
27%
A lot
 
A lot

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

15-19
36%
not at all
 
not at all
34%
slightly
 
slightly
29%
a lot
 
a lot

20-24
37%
not at all
 
not at all
29%
slightly
 
slightly
33%
a lot
 
a lot

25-30
40%
not at all
 
not at all
32%
slightly
 
slightly
28%
a lot
 
a lot

31-34
41%
not at all
 
not at all
37%
slightly
 
slightly
22%
a lot
 
a lot

35+
49%
not at all
 
not at all
34%
slightly
 
slightly
17%
a lot
 
a lot
39%
Not at all
 
Not at all
31%
Slightly
 
Slightly
30%
A lot
 
A lot
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
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
47%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
21%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces

Male
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
41%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
24%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces
0-14
24%
role models & access to high salary
 
role models & access to high salary
15%
help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
help in domestic work 2 free time up
30%
support to study/work in any field
 
support to study/work in any field
30%
safe spaces
 
safe spaces

15-19
28%
role models & access to high salary
 
role models & access to high salary
7%
help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
help in domestic work 2 free time up
43%
support to study/work in any field
 
support to study/work in any field
21%
safe spaces
 
safe spaces

20-24
27%
role models & access to high salary
 
role models & access to high salary
10%
help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
help in domestic work 2 free time up
42%
support to study/work in any field
 
support to study/work in any field
21%
safe spaces
 
safe spaces

25-30
22%
role models & access to high salary
 
role models & access to high salary
8%
help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
help in domestic work 2 free time up
46%
support to study/work in any field
 
support to study/work in any field
24%
safe spaces
 
safe spaces

31-34
26%
role models & access to high salary
 
role models & access to high salary
5%
help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
help in domestic work 2 free time up
35%
support to study/work in any field
 
support to study/work in any field
35%
safe spaces
 
safe spaces

35+
24%
role models & access to high salary
 
role models & access to high salary
8%
help in domestic work 2 free time up
 
help in domestic work 2 free time up
55%
support to study/work in any field
 
support to study/work in any field
14%
safe spaces
 
safe spaces
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
43%
Support to study/work in any field
 
Support to study/work in any field
23%
Safe spaces
 
Safe spaces

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