SOCIAL POLICY
UN Women - Investing in the economic rights of women and girls
4 questions polled on this topic
23% response rate
4,145 responded out of 18,048 polled
Jun 26. 2016
Do you think men and women earn the same amount of money for doing the same job?
Jun 26. 2016
What are the biggest barriers for women today to work or earn money?
Jun 26. 2016
What should governments be focusing on to help women get good jobs and earn money?
Jun 26. 2016
What can be done to improve people’s attitudes & beliefs to encourage more women to work?

POLL RESULTS

JUN 26. 2016
Do you think men and women earn the same amount of money for doing the same job?
4,145 responded out of 18,048 polled
Female
60%
Yes
 
Yes
40%
No
 
No

Male
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No
0-14
61%
Yes
 
Yes
39%
No
 
No

15-19
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
No
 
No

20-24
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

25-30
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No

31-34
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

35+
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No
57%
Yes
 
Yes
43%
No
 
No
JUN 26. 2016
What are the biggest barriers for women today to work or earn money?
3,011 responded out of 4,146 polled
Female
26%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
6%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
40%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
3%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
23%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity

Male
24%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
7%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
40%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
6%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
20%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity
0-14
8%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
8%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
67%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
0%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
17%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
0%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity

15-19
26%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
9%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
40%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
6%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
17%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity

20-24
25%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
6%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
39%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
5%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
23%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity

25-30
24%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
5%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
44%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
5%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
20%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
3%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity

31-34
31%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
2%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
33%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
8%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
27%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
0%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity

35+
17%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
9%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
41%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
8%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
24%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity
25%
Fear of Violence
 
Fear of Violence
7%
Legal obstacles
 
Legal obstacles
40%
Family responsibilities
 
Family responsibilities
6%
Lack of skills
 
Lack of skills
20%
Traditional views of women
 
Traditional views of women
2%
Lack of digital connectivity
 
Lack of digital connectivity
JUN 26. 2016
What should governments be focusing on to help women get good jobs and earn money?
2,477 responded out of 3,113 polled
Female
58%
Good education
 
Good education
13%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
10%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
10%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
4%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
5%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups

Male
62%
Good education
 
Good education
11%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
12%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
7%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
3%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
5%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups
0-14
46%
Good education
 
Good education
23%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
31%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
0%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
0%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
0%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups

15-19
66%
Good education
 
Good education
9%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
13%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
5%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
3%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
4%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups

20-24
59%
Good education
 
Good education
14%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
11%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
7%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
3%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
6%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups

25-30
62%
Good education
 
Good education
10%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
10%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
8%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
3%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
6%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups

31-34
56%
Good education
 
Good education
17%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
10%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
7%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
5%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
5%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups

35+
68%
Good education
 
Good education
5%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
9%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
9%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
5%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
4%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups
61%
Good education
 
Good education
12%
Women rolemodels
 
Women rolemodels
11%
Family Planning & Contraception
 
Family Planning & Contraception
8%
Maternity Pay & Childcare
 
Maternity Pay & Childcare
3%
Access to banking
 
Access to banking
5%
Women’s groups
 
Women’s groups
JUN 26. 2016
What can be done to improve people’s attitudes & beliefs to encourage more women to work?
1,936 responded out of 2,582 polled
women
ko
education
ki
people
ka
awareness
khawateen
work
kr
se
ke
taleem
can
educate
men
respect
change
society
give
kar
logon
rights
good
logo
un
hai
kam
womens
equal
chahye
ho
achi
islam
aur
encourage
soch
working
job
need
sy
krna
mard
apni
aurat
improve
positive
wo
every
sath

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