U-REPORTERS IN THE UK
The NSPCC & University of Oxford ask, how do you cope?
5 questions polled on this topic
29% response rate
140 responded out of 478 polled
Jun 13. 2017
Who do you turn to when you have problems at home?
Jun 13. 2017
When you’re feeling down, what do you do to improve your mood?
Jun 13. 2017
What have been the biggest turning points in your life?
Jun 13. 2017
When a friend is unhappy, what do you do to help?
Jun 13. 2017
When you’re on your own and feeling down, what do you think about to boost your mood?

POLL RESULTS

JUN 13. 2017
Who do you turn to when you have problems at home?
140 responded out of 478 polled
Female
60%
Friends
 
Friends
5%
School or college
 
School or college
21%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
10%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
4%
People online
 
People online

Male
53%
Friends
 
Friends
11%
School or college
 
School or college
11%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
16%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
11%
People online
 
People online
0-14
0%
Friends
 
Friends
0%
School or college
 
School or college
100%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
0%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
0%
People online
 
People online

15-19
63%
Friends
 
Friends
8%
School or college
 
School or college
11%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
11%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
6%
People online
 
People online

20-24
75%
Friends
 
Friends
0%
School or college
 
School or college
25%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
0%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
0%
People online
 
People online

25-30
50%
Friends
 
Friends
0%
School or college
 
School or college
25%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
25%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
0%
People online
 
People online

31-34
0%
Friends
 
Friends
0%
School or college
 
School or college
0%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
0%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
0%
People online
 
People online

35+
25%
Friends
 
Friends
0%
School or college
 
School or college
75%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
0%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
0%
People online
 
People online
56%
Friends
 
Friends
6%
School or college
 
School or college
23%
Parent or caregiver
 
Parent or caregiver
10%
Brother or sister
 
Brother or sister
6%
People online
 
People online
JUN 13. 2017
When you’re feeling down, what do you do to improve your mood?
152 responded out of 156 polled
Female
33%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
6%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
4%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
4%
Be creative
 
Be creative
11%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
5%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
10%
Exercise
 
Exercise
15%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
11%
Go online
 
Go online

Male
43%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
13%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
0%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
0%
Be creative
 
Be creative
4%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
0%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
13%
Exercise
 
Exercise
17%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
9%
Go online
 
Go online
0-14
0%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
0%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
33%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
0%
Be creative
 
Be creative
0%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
0%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
0%
Exercise
 
Exercise
67%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
0%
Go online
 
Go online

15-19
40%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
9%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
2%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
2%
Be creative
 
Be creative
9%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
4%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
10%
Exercise
 
Exercise
12%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
11%
Go online
 
Go online

20-24
25%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
0%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
0%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
0%
Be creative
 
Be creative
0%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
0%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
25%
Exercise
 
Exercise
50%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
0%
Go online
 
Go online

25-30
25%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
25%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
0%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
0%
Be creative
 
Be creative
25%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
0%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
0%
Exercise
 
Exercise
25%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
0%
Go online
 
Go online

31-34
0%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
0%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
0%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
0%
Be creative
 
Be creative
0%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
0%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
0%
Exercise
 
Exercise
0%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
0%
Go online
 
Go online

35+
33%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
33%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
0%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
0%
Be creative
 
Be creative
0%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
0%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
33%
Exercise
 
Exercise
0%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
0%
Go online
 
Go online
34%
Listen to music
 
Listen to music
11%
Hang out with friends
 
Hang out with friends
6%
Spend time with pets
 
Spend time with pets
3%
Be creative
 
Be creative
9%
Spend time out-of-doors
 
Spend time out-of-doors
3%
Go shopping
 
Go shopping
9%
Exercise
 
Exercise
14%
Relax at home
 
Relax at home
11%
Go online
 
Go online
JUN 13. 2017
What have been the biggest turning points in your life?
132 responded out of 152 polled
school
moving
ncs
university
life
starting
people
going
secondary
getting
new
high
death
family
one
00
bullied
college
discovering
divorce
don
know
meeting
parents
schools
volunteering
away
joining
answer
changed
changing
coming
current
depression
exams
friends
gcse
get
health
make
mental
moved
problems
realising
really
sorry
step
summer
sure
time
JUN 13. 2017
When a friend is unhappy, what do you do to help?
130 responded out of 132 polled
Female
49%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
15%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
32%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
1%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
1%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
0%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice

Male
60%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
15%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
15%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
0%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
5%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
5%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice
0-14
33%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
0%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
67%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
0%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
0%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
0%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice

15-19
54%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
13%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
31%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
1%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
0%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
0%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice

20-24
50%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
25%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
0%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
0%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
0%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
25%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice

25-30
25%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
50%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
25%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
0%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
0%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
0%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice

31-34
0%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
0%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
0%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
0%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
0%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
0%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice

35+
0%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
50%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
50%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
0%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
0%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
0%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice
48%
Approach them in person
 
Approach them in person
15%
Approach them online
 
Approach them online
31%
Try to cheer them up
 
Try to cheer them up
1%
Tell someone at school
 
Tell someone at school
3%
Talk to other friends about them
 
Talk to other friends about them
2%
Look for advice
 
Look for advice
JUN 13. 2017
When you’re on your own and feeling down, what do you think about to boost your mood?
122 responded out of 130 polled
music
friends
think
things
happy
good
try
watch
just
listen
family
future
go
life
memories
will
food
know
let
look
nothing
people
positive
talking
thoughts
times
always
can
distract
don
feel
forward
get
make
makes
poverty
read
something
talk
time
ve
video
youtube
actually
anything
books
boyfriend
come
everything
far

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