GIRL GUIDES & GIRL SCOUTS
Self-esteem and body image
4 questions polled on this topic
5% response rate
2,193 responded out of 43,138 polled
Apr 21. 2017
Do you feel pressure to make changes to your appearance (e.g. diet or wear makeup) in order to feel more accepted or attractive?
Apr 21. 2017
If you have felt any pressure to change your appearance where do you feel this pressure coming from the most?
Apr 21. 2017
How important is your appearance when deciding how to spend your time and money?
Apr 21. 2017
If you could share a message of body positivity with young people around the world on why we should all feel free to be ourselves, what would you say?

POLL RESULTS

APR 21. 2017
Do you feel pressure to make changes to your appearance (e.g. diet or wear makeup) in order to feel more accepted or attractive?
2,193 responded out of 43,138 polled
Female
20%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
39%
Some
 
Some
26%
Not much
 
Not much
15%
None
 
None

Male
20%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
29%
Some
 
Some
27%
Not much
 
Not much
24%
None
 
None
0-14
18%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
32%
Some
 
Some
21%
Not much
 
Not much
29%
None
 
None

15-19
23%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
35%
Some
 
Some
22%
Not much
 
Not much
19%
None
 
None

20-24
20%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
36%
Some
 
Some
28%
Not much
 
Not much
17%
None
 
None

25-30
19%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
34%
Some
 
Some
25%
Not much
 
Not much
22%
None
 
None

31-34
17%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
37%
Some
 
Some
28%
Not much
 
Not much
18%
None
 
None

35+
20%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
20%
Some
 
Some
31%
Not much
 
Not much
29%
None
 
None
22%
A lot of pressure
 
A lot of pressure
33%
Some
 
Some
25%
Not much
 
Not much
20%
None
 
None
APR 21. 2017
If you have felt any pressure to change your appearance where do you feel this pressure coming from the most?
2,579 responded out of 27,944 polled
Female
13%
Adverts
 
Adverts
11%
TV or films
 
TV or films
30%
Friends
 
Friends
16%
Family
 
Family
31%
Social media
 
Social media

Male
13%
Adverts
 
Adverts
13%
TV or films
 
TV or films
34%
Friends
 
Friends
15%
Family
 
Family
26%
Social media
 
Social media
0-14
14%
Adverts
 
Adverts
11%
TV or films
 
TV or films
32%
Friends
 
Friends
23%
Family
 
Family
21%
Social media
 
Social media

15-19
9%
Adverts
 
Adverts
13%
TV or films
 
TV or films
30%
Friends
 
Friends
13%
Family
 
Family
34%
Social media
 
Social media

20-24
13%
Adverts
 
Adverts
10%
TV or films
 
TV or films
32%
Friends
 
Friends
15%
Family
 
Family
29%
Social media
 
Social media

25-30
14%
Adverts
 
Adverts
13%
TV or films
 
TV or films
34%
Friends
 
Friends
14%
Family
 
Family
25%
Social media
 
Social media

31-34
19%
Adverts
 
Adverts
10%
TV or films
 
TV or films
29%
Friends
 
Friends
24%
Family
 
Family
19%
Social media
 
Social media

35+
21%
Adverts
 
Adverts
12%
TV or films
 
TV or films
26%
Friends
 
Friends
22%
Family
 
Family
19%
Social media
 
Social media
14%
Adverts
 
Adverts
12%
TV or films
 
TV or films
30%
Friends
 
Friends
16%
Family
 
Family
28%
Social media
 
Social media
APR 21. 2017
How important is your appearance when deciding how to spend your time and money?
2,718 responded out of 27,446 polled
Female
25%
Very important
 
Very important
34%
A bit important
 
A bit important
32%
Not very important
 
Not very important
8%
Not important
 
Not important

Male
40%
Very important
 
Very important
26%
A bit important
 
A bit important
22%
Not very important
 
Not very important
11%
Not important
 
Not important
0-14
39%
Very important
 
Very important
30%
A bit important
 
A bit important
24%
Not very important
 
Not very important
7%
Not important
 
Not important

15-19
29%
Very important
 
Very important
32%
A bit important
 
A bit important
29%
Not very important
 
Not very important
10%
Not important
 
Not important

20-24
35%
Very important
 
Very important
30%
A bit important
 
A bit important
27%
Not very important
 
Not very important
8%
Not important
 
Not important

25-30
35%
Very important
 
Very important
30%
A bit important
 
A bit important
26%
Not very important
 
Not very important
10%
Not important
 
Not important

31-34
34%
Very important
 
Very important
30%
A bit important
 
A bit important
25%
Not very important
 
Not very important
11%
Not important
 
Not important

35+
26%
Very important
 
Very important
28%
A bit important
 
A bit important
28%
Not very important
 
Not very important
18%
Not important
 
Not important
35%
Very important
 
Very important
30%
A bit important
 
A bit important
26%
Not very important
 
Not very important
10%
Not important
 
Not important
APR 21. 2017
If you could share a message of body positivity with young people around the world on why we should all feel free to be ourselves, what would you say?
2,721 responded out of 27,279 polled
que
de
la
es
lo
don
body
en
love
se
est
just
beautiful
people
one
way
como
free
feel
look
nous
tu
can
et
will
ser
si
el
like
por
us
los
mismo
others
pas
un
beauty
say
appearance
life
les
make
te
unique
god
self
ne
important
le
everyone

FEATURED ANSWERS

RELATED STORIES

Give Girls 12 Years Of Free, Safe, Quality Education. They Deserve It!
Read more →

FEATURED IMAGES

No featured images yet.

MORE POLLS

FILTER

POLL LIST
All polls from most recent to oldest