U-REPORTERS IN THE UK
Migration - What does it mean to you?
9 questions polled on this topic
53% response rate
840 responded out of 1,575 polled
Sep 12. 2017
Every day, more than 28,000 people are forced to move. When we asked U-Reporters about migration, 30% told us they'd been forced to leave their home. Do you think migration is a human right?
Sep 12. 2017
We also learned from U-Reporters about the multiple reasons for moving. In your opinion, moving from one country to another is a:
Sep 12. 2017
Which of the following dangers do you think children on the move have to endure?
Sep 12. 2017
When large groups of migrant or refugee children arrive into another country do you think they
Sep 12. 2017
Problems migrant children create in the countries they settle in
Sep 12. 2017
How do migrant children contribute to the societies they settle in?
Sep 12. 2017
When migrant or refugee children arrive in another country, do you think they are:
Sep 12. 2017
What do you believe are the most important issues they face?
Sep 12. 2017
What do you believe governments should do to protect migrant and refugee children?

POLL RESULTS

SEP 12. 2017
Every day, more than 28,000 people are forced to move. When we asked U-Reporters about migration, 30% told us they'd been forced to leave their home. Do you think migration is a human right?
840 responded out of 1,575 polled
Female
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

Male
69%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
0-14
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

15-19
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

20-24
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

25-30
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

31-34
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

35+
60%
Yes
 
Yes
40%
No
 
No
75%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No
SEP 12. 2017
We also learned from U-Reporters about the multiple reasons for moving. In your opinion, moving from one country to another is a:
759 responded out of 811 polled
Female
43%
Safe process
 
Safe process
57%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

Male
29%
Safe process
 
Safe process
71%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process
0-14
46%
Safe process
 
Safe process
54%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

15-19
39%
Safe process
 
Safe process
61%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

20-24
26%
Safe process
 
Safe process
74%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

25-30
80%
Safe process
 
Safe process
20%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

31-34
0%
Safe process
 
Safe process
0%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

35+
54%
Safe process
 
Safe process
46%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process
39%
Safe process
 
Safe process
61%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process
SEP 12. 2017
Which of the following dangers do you think children on the move have to endure?
450 responded out of 457 polled
Female
2%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
4%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
94%
All of the above
 
All of the above

Male
5%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
5%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
89%
All of the above
 
All of the above
0-14
0%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
0%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
100%
All of the above
 
All of the above

15-19
5%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
6%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
89%
All of the above
 
All of the above

20-24
0%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
0%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
100%
All of the above
 
All of the above

25-30
0%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
0%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
100%
All of the above
 
All of the above

31-34
0%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
0%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
0%
All of the above
 
All of the above

35+
0%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
17%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
83%
All of the above
 
All of the above
4%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
1%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
4%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
90%
All of the above
 
All of the above
SEP 12. 2017
When large groups of migrant or refugee children arrive into another country do you think they
725 responded out of 737 polled
Female
25%
Create problems
 
Create problems
55%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
20%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

Male
30%
Create problems
 
Create problems
51%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
18%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference
0-14
31%
Create problems
 
Create problems
23%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
46%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

15-19
30%
Create problems
 
Create problems
49%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
21%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

20-24
23%
Create problems
 
Create problems
68%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
10%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

25-30
60%
Create problems
 
Create problems
0%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
40%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

31-34
0%
Create problems
 
Create problems
0%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
0%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

35+
46%
Create problems
 
Create problems
38%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
15%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference
38%
Create problems
 
Create problems
42%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
20%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference
SEP 12. 2017
Problems migrant children create in the countries they settle in
267 responded out of 272 polled
housing
country
people
problems
children
can
don
education
society
will
lack
population
services
also
culture
large
live
migrants
cause
contribute
countries
crime
money
need
economic
refugees
cultural
go
healthcare
integration
jobs
already
etc
just
like
lot
make
put
schools
social
strain
take
well
local
problem
british
come
food
get
groups
SEP 12. 2017
How do migrant children contribute to the societies they settle in?
284 responded out of 295 polled
society
country
people
can
new
help
culture
contribute
jobs
bring
children
will
work
economy
also
cultures
us
different
make
working
community
diversity
life
education
skills
take
contributing
grow
school
diverse
become
better
countries
create
future
ideas
making
native
often
refugees
show
want
go
learn
come
educated
get
lives
local
opportunity
SEP 12. 2017
When migrant or refugee children arrive in another country, do you think they are:
653 responded out of 676 polled
Female
30%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
13%
Abused
 
Abused
31%
Exploited
 
Exploited
27%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

Male
40%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
13%
Abused
 
Abused
21%
Exploited
 
Exploited
26%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin
0-14
31%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
15%
Abused
 
Abused
23%
Exploited
 
Exploited
31%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

15-19
31%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
16%
Abused
 
Abused
24%
Exploited
 
Exploited
29%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

20-24
19%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
10%
Abused
 
Abused
55%
Exploited
 
Exploited
16%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

25-30
40%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
0%
Abused
 
Abused
60%
Exploited
 
Exploited
0%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

31-34
0%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
0%
Abused
 
Abused
0%
Exploited
 
Exploited
0%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

35+
23%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
0%
Abused
 
Abused
31%
Exploited
 
Exploited
46%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin
36%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
17%
Abused
 
Abused
24%
Exploited
 
Exploited
22%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin
SEP 12. 2017
What do you believe are the most important issues they face?
265 responded out of 269 polled
Female
18%
Violence
 
Violence
32%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
26%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
24%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

Male
16%
Violence
 
Violence
58%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
6%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
19%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing
0-14
20%
Violence
 
Violence
0%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
0%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
80%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

15-19
13%
Violence
 
Violence
38%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
26%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
22%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

20-24
25%
Violence
 
Violence
45%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
15%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
15%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

25-30
67%
Violence
 
Violence
33%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
0%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
0%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

31-34
0%
Violence
 
Violence
0%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
0%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
0%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

35+
50%
Violence
 
Violence
50%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
0%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
0%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing
16%
Violence
 
Violence
38%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
22%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
23%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing
SEP 12. 2017
What do you believe governments should do to protect migrant and refugee children?
625 responded out of 636 polled
Female
29%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
50%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
18%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
3%
Nothing
 
Nothing

Male
44%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
36%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
9%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
12%
Nothing
 
Nothing
0-14
38%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
62%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
0%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
0%
Nothing
 
Nothing

15-19
35%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
46%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
12%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
7%
Nothing
 
Nothing

20-24
34%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
38%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
21%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
7%
Nothing
 
Nothing

25-30
100%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
0%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
0%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
0%
Nothing
 
Nothing

31-34
0%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
0%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
0%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
0%
Nothing
 
Nothing

35+
46%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
15%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
23%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
15%
Nothing
 
Nothing
35%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
38%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
17%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
10%
Nothing
 
Nothing

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