SOCIAL POLICY
UN Women economic empowerment poll
5 questions polled on this topic
42% response rate
12,979 responded out of 30,738 polled
Jun 28. 2016
Do men and women earn the same amount of money for doing the same work
Jun 28. 2016
The biggest barriers for women today to work or earn money
Jun 28. 2016
What governments should focus on to help women
Jun 28. 2016
Open ended biggest barrier for women today to earn money
Jun 28. 2016
Open ended what should government be focusing on

POLL RESULTS

JUN 28. 2016
Do men and women earn the same amount of money for doing the same work
12,979 responded out of 30,738 polled
Female
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No

Male
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No
0-14
86%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No

15-19
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No

20-24
77%
Yes
 
Yes
23%
No
 
No

25-30
77%
Yes
 
Yes
23%
No
 
No

31-34
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

35+
82%
Yes
 
Yes
18%
No
 
No
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No
JUN 28. 2016
The biggest barriers for women today to work or earn money
10,299 responded out of 11,787 polled
Female
17%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
12%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
38%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
8%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
18%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
4%
Your own
 
Your own

Male
13%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
11%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
37%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
10%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
21%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
5%
Your own
 
Your own
0-14
17%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
17%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
33%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
0%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
17%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
17%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
0%
Your own
 
Your own

15-19
16%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
11%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
38%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
9%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
17%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
5%
Your own
 
Your own

20-24
14%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
11%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
35%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
10%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
22%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
5%
Your own
 
Your own

25-30
13%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
11%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
39%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
8%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
21%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
5%
Your own
 
Your own

31-34
14%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
9%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
40%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
8%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
22%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
4%
Your own
 
Your own

35+
18%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
13%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
38%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
8%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
18%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
3%
Your own
 
Your own
15%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
12%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
38%
Family Resposibilities
 
Family Resposibilities
9%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
19%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of connectivity
 
Lack of connectivity
4%
Your own
 
Your own
JUN 28. 2016
What governments should focus on to help women
9,249 responded out of 9,765 polled
Female
47%
Good education
 
Good education
15%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
6%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
11%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
15%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
3%
Your own
 
Your own

Male
49%
Good education
 
Good education
16%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
7%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
10%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
11%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
4%
Your own
 
Your own
0-14
50%
Good education
 
Good education
0%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
17%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
0%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
33%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
0%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
0%
Your own
 
Your own

15-19
47%
Good education
 
Good education
14%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
7%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
11%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
12%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
4%
Your own
 
Your own

20-24
47%
Good education
 
Good education
14%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
5%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
10%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
14%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
5%
Your own
 
Your own

25-30
46%
Good education
 
Good education
14%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
5%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
11%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
15%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
4%
Your own
 
Your own

31-34
43%
Good education
 
Good education
20%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
7%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
11%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
5%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
10%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
3%
Your own
 
Your own

35+
52%
Good education
 
Good education
20%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
5%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
8%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
9%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
3%
Your own
 
Your own
48%
Good education
 
Good education
16%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
6%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
10%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
12%
Women's groups
 
Women's groups
4%
Your own
 
Your own
JUN 28. 2016
Open ended biggest barrier for women today to earn money
400 responded out of 429 polled
women
lack
men
jobs
money
work
job
self
equal
woman
don
earn
education
family
married
sorry
can
confidence
dont
extra
generally
get
less
like
males
man
much
physical
power
sexual
start
think
yes
beliefs
capital
company
country
demanding
due
eg
empowered
fear
feel
gat
getting
god
husbands
inferiority
know
lazy
JUN 28. 2016
Open ended what should government be focusing on
284 responded out of 307 polled
women
men
education
equal
gender
government
jobs
can
50
woman
employment
equality
get
opportunities
skills
must
also
change
good
groups
male
rights
traditional
work
00
creating
educate
empowerment
help
looked
money
policies
projects
promote
salaries
upon
working
earn
giving
put
000
already
awareness
better
campaigns
chances
companies
counterparts
create
educating

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