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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
32%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened
37%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
6%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
6%
Hit me
 
Hit me
19%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me

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

15-19
35%
none of the above happened
 
none of the above happened
28%
used words that made me feel bad
 
used words that made me feel bad
7%
ignored me
 
ignored me
8%
hit me
 
hit me
22%
swore at me
 
swore at me

20-24
37%
none of the above happened
 
none of the above happened
31%
used words that made me feel bad
 
used words that made me feel bad
8%
ignored me
 
ignored me
7%
hit me
 
hit me
16%
swore at me
 
swore at me

25-30
34%
none of the above happened
 
none of the above happened
31%
used words that made me feel bad
 
used words that made me feel bad
9%
ignored me
 
ignored me
7%
hit me
 
hit me
20%
swore at me
 
swore at me

31-34
43%
none of the above happened
 
none of the above happened
20%
used words that made me feel bad
 
used words that made me feel bad
6%
ignored me
 
ignored me
9%
hit me
 
hit me
23%
swore at me
 
swore at me

35+
34%
none of the above happened
 
none of the above happened
30%
used words that made me feel bad
 
used words that made me feel bad
2%
ignored me
 
ignored me
10%
hit me
 
hit me
23%
swore at me
 
swore at me
36%
None of the above happened
 
None of the above happened
29%
Used words that made me feel bad
 
Used words that made me feel bad
8%
Ignored me
 
Ignored me
7%
Hit me
 
Hit me
20%
Swore at me
 
Swore at me
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
5%
I don't know
 
I don't know
80%
No
 
No
12%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
4%
Yes
 
Yes

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

15-19
5%
i don't know
 
i don't know
72%
no
 
no
16%
sometimes
 
sometimes
6%
yes
 
yes

20-24
8%
i don't know
 
i don't know
74%
no
 
no
14%
sometimes
 
sometimes
5%
yes
 
yes

25-30
6%
i don't know
 
i don't know
77%
no
 
no
12%
sometimes
 
sometimes
5%
yes
 
yes

31-34
10%
i don't know
 
i don't know
68%
no
 
no
19%
sometimes
 
sometimes
3%
yes
 
yes

35+
6%
i don't know
 
i don't know
84%
no
 
no
6%
sometimes
 
sometimes
5%
yes
 
yes
6%
I don't know
 
I don't know
75%
No
 
No
13%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
6%
Yes
 
Yes
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
19%
Do things together & they chat with
 
Do things together & they chat with
5%
Don't treat me well
 
Don't treat me well
52%
All of the above
 
All of the above
9%
Explain the rules to me
 
Explain the rules to me
5%
Show they care by hugging me
 
Show they care by hugging me
9%
Say things that make me feel good
 
Say things that make me feel good

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

15-19
17%
do things together & they chat with
 
do things together & they chat with
9%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
48%
all of the above
 
all of the above
10%
explain the rules to me
 
explain the rules to me
5%
show they care by hugging me
 
show they care by hugging me
12%
say things that make me feel good
 
say things that make me feel good

20-24
19%
do things together & they chat with
 
do things together & they chat with
5%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
45%
all of the above
 
all of the above
12%
explain the rules to me
 
explain the rules to me
7%
show they care by hugging me
 
show they care by hugging me
11%
say things that make me feel good
 
say things that make me feel good

25-30
21%
do things together & they chat with
 
do things together & they chat with
5%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
52%
all of the above
 
all of the above
10%
explain the rules to me
 
explain the rules to me
5%
show they care by hugging me
 
show they care by hugging me
7%
say things that make me feel good
 
say things that make me feel good

31-34
20%
do things together & they chat with
 
do things together & they chat with
7%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
50%
all of the above
 
all of the above
13%
explain the rules to me
 
explain the rules to me
0%
show they care by hugging me
 
show they care by hugging me
10%
say things that make me feel good
 
say things that make me feel good

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

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

15-19
7%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
6%
i don't go to school
 
i don't go to school
30%
listen to me and i can talk to them
 
listen to me and i can talk to them
10%
help us to resolve arguments
 
help us to resolve arguments
27%
treat all my classmates the same
 
treat all my classmates the same
20%
teach me without shouting
 
teach me without shouting

20-24
5%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
9%
i don't go to school
 
i don't go to school
31%
listen to me and i can talk to them
 
listen to me and i can talk to them
11%
help us to resolve arguments
 
help us to resolve arguments
27%
treat all my classmates the same
 
treat all my classmates the same
18%
teach me without shouting
 
teach me without shouting

25-30
4%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
11%
i don't go to school
 
i don't go to school
37%
listen to me and i can talk to them
 
listen to me and i can talk to them
6%
help us to resolve arguments
 
help us to resolve arguments
28%
treat all my classmates the same
 
treat all my classmates the same
13%
teach me without shouting
 
teach me without shouting

31-34
0%
don't treat me well
 
don't treat me well
7%
i don't go to school
 
i don't go to school
32%
listen to me and i can talk to them
 
listen to me and i can talk to them
18%
help us to resolve arguments
 
help us to resolve arguments
29%
treat all my classmates the same
 
treat all my classmates the same
14%
teach me without shouting
 
teach me without shouting

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

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

15-19
38%
i don't know
 
i don't know
3%
police
 
police
26%
teachers
 
teachers
32%
doctors
 
doctors

20-24
39%
i don't know
 
i don't know
4%
police
 
police
29%
teachers
 
teachers
28%
doctors
 
doctors

25-30
26%
i don't know
 
i don't know
2%
police
 
police
35%
teachers
 
teachers
37%
doctors
 
doctors

31-34
39%
i don't know
 
i don't know
4%
police
 
police
43%
teachers
 
teachers
14%
doctors
 
doctors

35+
38%
i don't know
 
i don't know
1%
police
 
police
30%
teachers
 
teachers
30%
doctors
 
doctors
36%
I don't know
 
I don't know
3%
Police
 
Police
29%
Teachers
 
Teachers
32%
Doctors
 
Doctors
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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