GIRL GUIDES & GIRL SCOUTS
Gender norms & women's economic empowerment
4 questions polled on this topic
5% response rate
2,303 responded out of 42,315 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?
2,303 responded out of 42,315 polled
Female
14%
Yes
 
Yes
75%
No
 
No
11%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes

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

15-19
23%
Yes
 
Yes
62%
No
 
No
16%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes

20-24
23%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
9%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes

25-30
23%
Yes
 
Yes
67%
No
 
No
10%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes

31-34
16%
Yes
 
Yes
78%
No
 
No
5%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes

35+
17%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No
12%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
26%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No
10%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
MAR 10. 2017
How are women who go out to work viewed in your community?
3,107 responded out of 28,495 polled
Female
53%
Positively
 
Positively
8%
Negatively
 
Negatively
40%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too

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

15-19
54%
Positively
 
Positively
12%
Negatively
 
Negatively
34%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too

20-24
49%
Positively
 
Positively
10%
Negatively
 
Negatively
41%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too

25-30
50%
Positively
 
Positively
9%
Negatively
 
Negatively
40%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too

31-34
54%
Positively
 
Positively
4%
Negatively
 
Negatively
42%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too

35+
69%
Positively
 
Positively
3%
Negatively
 
Negatively
28%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too
51%
Positively
 
Positively
11%
Negatively
 
Negatively
39%
OK if she cares for family too
 
OK if she cares for family too
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?
3,508 responded out of 28,231 polled
Female
64%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No
10%
Don't know
 
Don't know

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

15-19
56%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know

20-24
62%
Yes
 
Yes
32%
No
 
No
7%
Don't know
 
Don't know

25-30
69%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know

31-34
58%
Yes
 
Yes
34%
No
 
No
8%
Don't know
 
Don't know

35+
52%
Yes
 
Yes
34%
No
 
No
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
60%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
9%
Don't know
 
Don't know
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?
2,650 responded out of 28,036 polled
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men
la
yes
girls
gender
can
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los
boys
equal
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un
discrimination
mujeres
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equality
world
education
need
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para
want
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girl
rights
educate
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change
don
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right
society
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people
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leaders

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