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How do adults treat young people in Latin America and the Caribbean?
6 questions polled on this topic
8% response rate
2,466 responded out of 31,417 polled
Apr 10. 2018
In 2017, which of the following did an adult do to you?
Apr 10. 2018
Is it ok for an adult to hit or swear at a young person?
Apr 10. 2018
How do you know when an adult you live with is treating you well?
Apr 10. 2018
My teacher treats me well when they...
Apr 10. 2018
Which group do you think treats adolescents & young people well?
Apr 10. 2018
What would you propose to adults so they treat young people well?

POLL RESULTS

APR 10. 2018
In 2017, which of the following did an adult do to you?
2,466 responded out of 31,417 polled
Female
19%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
6%
Hit me
 
Hit me
6%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
37%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
32%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened

Male
20%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
8%
Hit me
 
Hit me
10%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
22%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
39%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened
0-14
22%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
5%
Hit me
 
Hit me
7%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
24%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
42%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened

15-19
22%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
8%
Hit me
 
Hit me
7%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
28%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
35%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened

20-24
16%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
7%
Hit me
 
Hit me
8%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
31%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
37%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened

25-30
20%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
7%
Hit me
 
Hit me
9%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
31%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
34%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened

31-34
23%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
9%
Hit me
 
Hit me
6%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
20%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
43%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened

35+
23%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
10%
Hit me
 
Hit me
2%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
30%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
34%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened
20%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
7%
Hit me
 
Hit me
8%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
29%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
36%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened
APR 10. 2018
Is it ok for an adult to hit or swear at a young person?
2,298 responded out of 2,466 polled
Female
4%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
80%
No
 
No
5%
I don't know
 
I don't know

Male
7%
Yes
 
Yes
16%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
69%
No
 
No
8%
I don't know
 
I don't know
0-14
10%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
71%
No
 
No
10%
I don't know
 
I don't know

15-19
6%
Yes
 
Yes
16%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
72%
No
 
No
5%
I don't know
 
I don't know

20-24
5%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
74%
No
 
No
8%
I don't know
 
I don't know

25-30
5%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
77%
No
 
No
6%
I don't know
 
I don't know

31-34
3%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
68%
No
 
No
10%
I don't know
 
I don't know

35+
5%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
84%
No
 
No
6%
I don't know
 
I don't know
6%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
75%
No
 
No
6%
I don't know
 
I don't know
APR 10. 2018
How do you know when an adult you live with is treating you well?
2,112 responded out of 2,298 polled
Female
9%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
19%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
5%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
9%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
52%
All of the above
 
All of the above
5%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

Male
14%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
19%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
6%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
13%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
40%
All of the above
 
All of the above
8%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
0-14
14%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
10%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
4%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
6%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
54%
All of the above
 
All of the above
12%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

15-19
12%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
17%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
5%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
10%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
48%
All of the above
 
All of the above
9%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

20-24
11%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
19%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
7%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
12%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
45%
All of the above
 
All of the above
5%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

25-30
7%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
21%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
5%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
10%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
52%
All of the above
 
All of the above
5%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

31-34
10%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
20%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
0%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
13%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
50%
All of the above
 
All of the above
7%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

35+
8%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
19%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
6%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
11%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
46%
All of the above
 
All of the above
10%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
11%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good
19%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
6%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
11%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
47%
All of the above
 
All of the above
7%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
APR 10. 2018
My teacher treats me well when they...
1,944 responded out of 2,112 polled
Female
18%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
27%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
8%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
34%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
9%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
4%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

Male
19%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
28%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
10%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
28%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
7%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
7%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
0-14
27%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
23%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
13%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
27%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
3%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
7%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

15-19
20%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
27%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
10%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
30%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
6%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
7%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

20-24
18%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
27%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
11%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
31%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
9%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
5%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

25-30
13%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
28%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
6%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
37%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
11%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
4%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

31-34
14%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
29%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
18%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
32%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
7%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
0%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well

35+
21%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
21%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
4%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
37%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
13%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
4%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
18%
Teach me without shouting
 
Teach me without shouting
27%
Treat all my classmates the same
 
Treat all my classmates the same
9%
Help us to resolve arguments
 
Help us to resolve arguments
32%
Listen to me and I can talk to them
 
Listen to me and I can talk to them
8%
I don't go to school
 
I don't go to school
6%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
APR 10. 2018
Which group do you think treats adolescents & young people well?
1,893 responded out of 1,944 polled
Female
31%
Doctors
 
Doctors
27%
Teachers
 
Teachers
2%
Police
 
Police
40%
I don't know
 
I don't know

Male
33%
Doctors
 
Doctors
32%
Teachers
 
Teachers
4%
Police
 
Police
31%
I don't know
 
I don't know
0-14
35%
Doctors
 
Doctors
19%
Teachers
 
Teachers
2%
Police
 
Police
44%
I don't know
 
I don't know

15-19
32%
Doctors
 
Doctors
26%
Teachers
 
Teachers
3%
Police
 
Police
38%
I don't know
 
I don't know

20-24
28%
Doctors
 
Doctors
29%
Teachers
 
Teachers
4%
Police
 
Police
39%
I don't know
 
I don't know

25-30
37%
Doctors
 
Doctors
35%
Teachers
 
Teachers
2%
Police
 
Police
26%
I don't know
 
I don't know

31-34
14%
Doctors
 
Doctors
43%
Teachers
 
Teachers
4%
Police
 
Police
39%
I don't know
 
I don't know

35+
30%
Doctors
 
Doctors
30%
Teachers
 
Teachers
1%
Police
 
Police
38%
I don't know
 
I don't know
32%
Doctors
 
Doctors
29%
Teachers
 
Teachers
3%
Police
 
Police
36%
I don't know
 
I don't know
APR 10. 2018
What would you propose to adults so they treat young people well?
1,593 responded out of 1,893 polled
que
de
los
les
la
con
se
para
en
lo
el
ellos
le
un
una
adolescentes
las
adultos
por
mas
es
como
si
sus
nos
bien
respeto
adolescents
más
sin
mejor
adultes
et
qu
je
il
ils
adolescente
hijos
pas
educación
paciencia
su
hablar
hacer
niños
traten
bueno
ser
tener

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