U-REPORTERS GENERAL
Global Poll: Have you ever been a victim of digital/online violence or cyberbullying?
10 questions polled on this topic
2% response rate
63,743 responded out of 3,055,295 polled
Jun 3. 2019
Cyberbullying is when someone uses an electronic or online means to bully someone else. Do you want to participate?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you ever been a victim of digital/online violence or cyberbullying?
Jun 3. 2019
Was this experience:
Jun 3. 2019
Where online do you think violence between young people occurs the most?
Jun 3. 2019
Through which one?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you heard about private online groups inside the school community where children share information about other children, so they can be bullied?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you used technology or digital platforms to harass or bully others?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you ever opted not to go to school because classmates were bullying you online?
Jun 3. 2019
In your country, is there a helpline or service you can turn to if you’re being a victim of cyberbullying or violence online?
Jun 3. 2019
Who do you believe should be responsible for ending cyberbullying?

POLL RESULTS

JUN 3. 2019
Cyberbullying is when someone uses an electronic or online means to bully someone else. Do you want to participate?
63,743 responded out of 3,055,295 polled
Female
91%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No

Male
93%
Yes
 
Yes
7%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

20-24
93%
Yes
 
Yes
7%
No
 
No

25-30
93%
Yes
 
Yes
7%
No
 
No

31-34
93%
Yes
 
Yes
7%
No
 
No

35+
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
92%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Have you ever been a victim of digital/online violence or cyberbullying?
43,914 responded out of 61,821 polled
Female
24%
Yes
 
Yes
76%
No
 
No

Male
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

20-24
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

25-30
28%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No

31-34
27%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No

35+
27%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No
28%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Was this experience:
7,278 responded out of 12,996 polled
Female
42%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
58%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

Male
52%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
48%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps
0-14
0%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
0%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

15-19
57%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
43%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

20-24
51%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
49%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

25-30
45%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
55%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

31-34
50%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
50%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

35+
47%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
53%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps
49%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
51%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps
JUN 3. 2019
Where online do you think violence between young people occurs the most?
35,545 responded out of 42,046 polled
Female
84%
Social networks
 
Social networks
7%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
3%
Online Games
 
Online Games
6%
You Tube
 
You Tube

Male
85%
Social networks
 
Social networks
6%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
3%
Online Games
 
Online Games
6%
You Tube
 
You Tube
0-14
0%
Social networks
 
Social networks
0%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
0%
Online Games
 
Online Games
0%
You Tube
 
You Tube

15-19
71%
Social networks
 
Social networks
11%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
5%
Online Games
 
Online Games
13%
You Tube
 
You Tube

20-24
81%
Social networks
 
Social networks
8%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
4%
Online Games
 
Online Games
7%
You Tube
 
You Tube

25-30
88%
Social networks
 
Social networks
5%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
2%
Online Games
 
Online Games
5%
You Tube
 
You Tube

31-34
87%
Social networks
 
Social networks
6%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
2%
Online Games
 
Online Games
5%
You Tube
 
You Tube

35+
80%
Social networks
 
Social networks
9%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
4%
Online Games
 
Online Games
7%
You Tube
 
You Tube
84%
Social networks
 
Social networks
7%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
3%
Online Games
 
Online Games
6%
You Tube
 
You Tube
JUN 3. 2019
Through which one?
26,732 responded out of 31,262 polled
Female
75%
Facebook
 
Facebook
15%
Instagram
 
Instagram
8%
Twitter
 
Twitter
2%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

Male
82%
Facebook
 
Facebook
8%
Instagram
 
Instagram
8%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat
0-14
0%
Facebook
 
Facebook
0%
Instagram
 
Instagram
0%
Twitter
 
Twitter
0%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

15-19
82%
Facebook
 
Facebook
13%
Instagram
 
Instagram
4%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

20-24
76%
Facebook
 
Facebook
11%
Instagram
 
Instagram
11%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

25-30
77%
Facebook
 
Facebook
12%
Instagram
 
Instagram
9%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

31-34
84%
Facebook
 
Facebook
8%
Instagram
 
Instagram
6%
Twitter
 
Twitter
2%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

35+
85%
Facebook
 
Facebook
8%
Instagram
 
Instagram
5%
Twitter
 
Twitter
2%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat
80%
Facebook
 
Facebook
11%
Instagram
 
Instagram
8%
Twitter
 
Twitter
2%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat
JUN 3. 2019
Have you heard about private online groups inside the school community where children share information about other children, so they can be bullied?
29,670 responded out of 34,578 polled
Female
32%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No

Male
33%
Yes
 
Yes
67%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No

20-24
37%
Yes
 
Yes
63%
No
 
No

25-30
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

31-34
28%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No

35+
32%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
32%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Have you used technology or digital platforms to harass or bully others?
28,089 responded out of 30,738 polled
Female
7%
Yes
 
Yes
93%
No
 
No

Male
12%
Yes
 
Yes
88%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
14%
Yes
 
Yes
86%
No
 
No

20-24
12%
Yes
 
Yes
88%
No
 
No

25-30
8%
Yes
 
Yes
92%
No
 
No

31-34
8%
Yes
 
Yes
92%
No
 
No

35+
9%
Yes
 
Yes
91%
No
 
No
10%
Yes
 
Yes
90%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Have you ever opted not to go to school because classmates were bullying you online?
26,639 responded out of 29,370 polled
Female
11%
Yes
 
Yes
89%
No
 
No

Male
12%
Yes
 
Yes
88%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
20%
Yes
 
Yes
80%
No
 
No

20-24
15%
Yes
 
Yes
85%
No
 
No

25-30
9%
Yes
 
Yes
91%
No
 
No

31-34
9%
Yes
 
Yes
91%
No
 
No

35+
10%
Yes
 
Yes
90%
No
 
No
11%
Yes
 
Yes
89%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
In your country, is there a helpline or service you can turn to if you’re being a victim of cyberbullying or violence online?
25,903 responded out of 27,995 polled
Female
10%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No
63%
I don't know
 
I don't know

Male
13%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
57%
I don't know
 
I don't know
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No
0%
I don't know
 
I don't know

15-19
14%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
62%
I don't know
 
I don't know

20-24
12%
Yes
 
Yes
28%
No
 
No
61%
I don't know
 
I don't know

25-30
10%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
60%
I don't know
 
I don't know

31-34
11%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
59%
I don't know
 
I don't know

35+
14%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No
59%
I don't know
 
I don't know
11%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No
60%
I don't know
 
I don't know
JUN 3. 2019
Who do you believe should be responsible for ending cyberbullying?
24,944 responded out of 27,049 polled
Female
30%
Governments
 
Governments
6%
Schools
 
Schools
42%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
23%
Young People
 
Young People

Male
42%
Governments
 
Governments
5%
Schools
 
Schools
37%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
16%
Young People
 
Young People
0-14
0%
Governments
 
Governments
0%
Schools
 
Schools
0%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
0%
Young People
 
Young People

15-19
32%
Governments
 
Governments
9%
Schools
 
Schools
36%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
23%
Young People
 
Young People

20-24
32%
Governments
 
Governments
6%
Schools
 
Schools
38%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
24%
Young People
 
Young People

25-30
35%
Governments
 
Governments
6%
Schools
 
Schools
41%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
19%
Young People
 
Young People

31-34
44%
Governments
 
Governments
4%
Schools
 
Schools
37%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
14%
Young People
 
Young People

35+
48%
Governments
 
Governments
4%
Schools
 
Schools
36%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
12%
Young People
 
Young People
37%
Governments
 
Governments
5%
Schools
 
Schools
39%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
19%
Young People
 
Young People

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