CHILD PROTECTION
Hi, the national survey on violence against children found that 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 10 boys experience sexual violence (unwanted, forced or pressurized sex or sexual touching) before 18 yrs.
6 questions polled on this topic
6% response rate
65,510 responded out of 1,079,404 polled
Sep 10. 2015
If u experienced sexual violence, would u tell someone? a)Yes b)No
Sep 10. 2015
Why not? a) Fear of getting into trouble b)Stigma c)People would not believe you d) You don’t think it is a problem e) They would think it was your fault f)No point – they could not help you g)Other
Sep 10. 2015
Who are you most likely to tell? a) Parent b) Other family member c) Friend d) Teacher e) Health worker f) Police g) Other
Sep 10. 2015
Other reasons not to report
Sep 10. 2015
Others you would tell
Sep 10. 2015
What can adults do to support children to speak out ?

POLL RESULTS

SEP 10. 2015
If u experienced sexual violence, would u tell someone? a)Yes b)No
65,510 responded out of 1,079,404 polled
Female
28%
NO
 
NO
72%
YES
 
YES

Male
28%
NO
 
NO
72%
YES
 
YES
0-14
70%
yes
 
yes
30%
no
 
no

15-19
68%
yes
 
yes
32%
no
 
no

20-24
69%
yes
 
yes
31%
no
 
no

25-30
74%
yes
 
yes
26%
no
 
no

31-34
75%
yes
 
yes
25%
no
 
no

35+
75%
yes
 
yes
25%
no
 
no
28%
NO
 
NO
72%
YES
 
YES
SEP 10. 2015
Why not? a) Fear of getting into trouble b)Stigma c)People would not believe you d) You don’t think it is a problem e) They would think it was your fault f)No point – they could not help you g)Other
9,668 responded out of 18,520 polled
Female
13%
No point they could not help you
 
No point they could not help you
14%
They would think it was your fault
 
They would think it was your fault
5%
You don’t think it is a problem
 
You don’t think it is a problem
10%
People would not believe you
 
People would not believe you
32%
Stigma
 
Stigma
25%
Fear of getting into trouble
 
Fear of getting into trouble

Male
15%
No point they could not help you
 
No point they could not help you
9%
They would think it was your fault
 
They would think it was your fault
7%
You don’t think it is a problem
 
You don’t think it is a problem
10%
People would not believe you
 
People would not believe you
28%
Stigma
 
Stigma
30%
Fear of getting into trouble
 
Fear of getting into trouble
0-14
41%
fear of getting into trouble
 
fear of getting into trouble
12%
they would think it was your fault
 
they would think it was your fault
7%
you don’t think it is a problem
 
you don’t think it is a problem
10%
people would not believe you
 
people would not believe you
24%
stigma
 
stigma
5%
no point they could not help you
 
no point they could not help you

15-19
35%
fear of getting into trouble
 
fear of getting into trouble
14%
they would think it was your fault
 
they would think it was your fault
7%
you don’t think it is a problem
 
you don’t think it is a problem
13%
people would not believe you
 
people would not believe you
20%
stigma
 
stigma
12%
no point they could not help you
 
no point they could not help you

20-24
26%
fear of getting into trouble
 
fear of getting into trouble
12%
they would think it was your fault
 
they would think it was your fault
7%
you don’t think it is a problem
 
you don’t think it is a problem
10%
people would not believe you
 
people would not believe you
29%
stigma
 
stigma
16%
no point they could not help you
 
no point they could not help you

25-30
24%
fear of getting into trouble
 
fear of getting into trouble
10%
they would think it was your fault
 
they would think it was your fault
5%
you don’t think it is a problem
 
you don’t think it is a problem
9%
people would not believe you
 
people would not believe you
35%
stigma
 
stigma
15%
no point they could not help you
 
no point they could not help you

31-34
32%
fear of getting into trouble
 
fear of getting into trouble
8%
they would think it was your fault
 
they would think it was your fault
6%
you don’t think it is a problem
 
you don’t think it is a problem
7%
people would not believe you
 
people would not believe you
38%
stigma
 
stigma
10%
no point they could not help you
 
no point they could not help you

35+
30%
fear of getting into trouble
 
fear of getting into trouble
10%
they would think it was your fault
 
they would think it was your fault
6%
you don’t think it is a problem
 
you don’t think it is a problem
10%
people would not believe you
 
people would not believe you
35%
stigma
 
stigma
8%
no point they could not help you
 
no point they could not help you
14%
No point they could not help you
 
No point they could not help you
11%
They would think it was your fault
 
They would think it was your fault
6%
You don’t think it is a problem
 
You don’t think it is a problem
11%
People would not believe you
 
People would not believe you
30%
Stigma
 
Stigma
29%
Fear of getting into trouble
 
Fear of getting into trouble
SEP 10. 2015
Who are you most likely to tell? a) Parent b) Other family member c) Friend d) Teacher e) Health worker f) Police g) Other
29,807 responded out of 46,990 polled
Female
4%
Police
 
Police
6%
Healthworker
 
Healthworker
2%
Teacher
 
Teacher
15%
Friend
 
Friend
6%
Other Family Member
 
Other Family Member
66%
Parent
 
Parent

Male
8%
Police
 
Police
7%
Healthworker
 
Healthworker
4%
Teacher
 
Teacher
18%
Friend
 
Friend
6%
Other Family Member
 
Other Family Member
56%
Parent
 
Parent
0-14
6%
healthworker
 
healthworker
60%
parent
 
parent
11%
other family member
 
other family member
3%
police
 
police
2%
teacher
 
teacher
18%
friend
 
friend

15-19
6%
healthworker
 
healthworker
63%
parent
 
parent
8%
other family member
 
other family member
5%
police
 
police
3%
teacher
 
teacher
16%
friend
 
friend

20-24
7%
healthworker
 
healthworker
59%
parent
 
parent
7%
other family member
 
other family member
5%
police
 
police
3%
teacher
 
teacher
20%
friend
 
friend

25-30
7%
healthworker
 
healthworker
61%
parent
 
parent
6%
other family member
 
other family member
6%
police
 
police
2%
teacher
 
teacher
16%
friend
 
friend

31-34
8%
healthworker
 
healthworker
61%
parent
 
parent
5%
other family member
 
other family member
8%
police
 
police
3%
teacher
 
teacher
14%
friend
 
friend

35+
8%
healthworker
 
healthworker
63%
parent
 
parent
7%
other family member
 
other family member
9%
police
 
police
2%
teacher
 
teacher
11%
friend
 
friend
6%
Police
 
Police
7%
Healthworker
 
Healthworker
3%
Teacher
 
Teacher
16%
Friend
 
Friend
7%
Other Family Member
 
Other Family Member
61%
Parent
 
Parent
SEP 10. 2015
Other reasons not to report
661 responded out of 1,038 polled
will
know
free
go
shame
ban
money
take
cause
change
idan
shy
abused
amma
doesn
ashamed
yayi
already
bayyana
become
becos
daya
haramta
min
tone
wanda
aaaa
absolutely
actually
adam
agrement
ani
ar
baikamata
bakew
bataimakogashuwagaban
bread
brought
compulsion
convicted
cost
dakuma
day
ehtoh
encourging
end
environment
except
exprience
fit
SEP 10. 2015
Others you would tell
514 responded out of 763 polled
pastor
education
right
yes
end
god
iyaye
priest
social
will
agencies
christian
girl
hadu
know
nigeria
now
ones
reporters
workers
14
1st
20000
50016
agenacy
anyone
anyway
catholic
citizen
clergy
council
country
depending
distant
duka
enforcment
everybody
everyday
fifa
fight
formulation
fund
ganduji
girlfrnd
go
governors
govrnment
gree
groups
guardians
SEP 10. 2015
What can adults do to support children to speak out ?
22,016 responded out of 40,650 polled
cause
persuade
mothers
theirselves
defend
came
nicely
opsson
adolescent
ashamed
news
notin
complex
evrything
water
wich
eduction
responsibilities
addult
asist
happning
ignorance
judgment
kokarin
lost
return
sickness
suffered
131
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accordinly
akasa
beliving
chewing
daughters
daya
democratic
intensive
lalata
struggles
threats
walking
whereby
aaking
additions
amsata
behal
beleiving
bungudu
coments

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