GIRL GUIDES & GIRL SCOUTS
Gender norms & women's economic empowerment
4 questions polled on this topic
5% response rate
2,301 responded out of 42,313 polled
Mar 10. 2017
Sometimes when families have to choose which child to send to school/college/university they pick their sons as they think they will be the main earner in future. Do you think this is justified?
Mar 10. 2017
How are women who go out to work viewed in your community?
Mar 10. 2017
In unhealthy relationships, men sometimes get angry or even violent when women earn money because they feel threatened. Have you seen this happen in your community?
Mar 10. 2017
What do you want Girl Guides to tell world leaders to change at the UN Commission on the Status of Women this month?

POLL RESULTS

MAR 10. 2017
Sometimes when families have to choose which child to send to school/college/university they pick their sons as they think they will be the main earner in future. Do you think this is justified?
2,301 responded out of 42,313 polled
Female
11%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
75%
No
 
No
14%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
8%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
61%
No
 
No
31%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
31%
yes
 
yes
20%
sometimes
 
sometimes
49%
no
 
no

15-19
22%
yes
 
yes
16%
sometimes
 
sometimes
62%
no
 
no

20-24
23%
yes
 
yes
9%
sometimes
 
sometimes
68%
no
 
no

25-30
23%
yes
 
yes
10%
sometimes
 
sometimes
67%
no
 
no

31-34
16%
yes
 
yes
5%
sometimes
 
sometimes
78%
no
 
no

35+
17%
yes
 
yes
12%
sometimes
 
sometimes
71%
no
 
no
10%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
64%
No
 
No
26%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 10. 2017
How are women who go out to work viewed in your community?
3,105 responded out of 28,493 polled
Female
40%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too
8%
Negatively
 
Negatively
53%
Positively
 
Positively

Male
39%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too
12%
Negatively
 
Negatively
49%
Positively
 
Positively
0-14
32%
ok if she cares for family too
 
ok if she cares for family too
14%
negatively
 
negatively
54%
positively
 
positively

15-19
34%
ok if she cares for family too
 
ok if she cares for family too
12%
negatively
 
negatively
54%
positively
 
positively

20-24
41%
ok if she cares for family too
 
ok if she cares for family too
10%
negatively
 
negatively
49%
positively
 
positively

25-30
40%
ok if she cares for family too
 
ok if she cares for family too
9%
negatively
 
negatively
50%
positively
 
positively

31-34
42%
ok if she cares for family too
 
ok if she cares for family too
4%
negatively
 
negatively
54%
positively
 
positively

35+
28%
ok if she cares for family too
 
ok if she cares for family too
3%
negatively
 
negatively
69%
positively
 
positively
39%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too
11%
Negatively
 
Negatively
51%
Positively
 
Positively
MAR 10. 2017
In unhealthy relationships, men sometimes get angry or even violent when women earn money because they feel threatened. Have you seen this happen in your community?
3,506 responded out of 28,229 polled
Female
10%
Don't know
 
Don't know
25%
No
 
No
64%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
34%
No
 
No
60%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
41%
yes
 
yes
14%
don't know
 
don't know
45%
no
 
no

15-19
56%
yes
 
yes
14%
don't know
 
don't know
30%
no
 
no

20-24
62%
yes
 
yes
7%
don't know
 
don't know
32%
no
 
no

25-30
69%
yes
 
yes
6%
don't know
 
don't know
25%
no
 
no

31-34
58%
yes
 
yes
8%
don't know
 
don't know
34%
no
 
no

35+
52%
yes
 
yes
14%
don't know
 
don't know
34%
no
 
no
9%
Don't know
 
Don't know
31%
No
 
No
60%
Yes
 
Yes
MAR 10. 2017
What do you want Girl Guides to tell world leaders to change at the UN Commission on the Status of Women this month?
2,648 responded out of 28,034 polled
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men
la
yes
girls
gender
can
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los
boys
equal
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discrimination
mujeres
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education
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want
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girl
rights
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change
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