U-REPORTERS IN THE UK
Migration - What does it mean to you?
9 questions polled on this topic
37% response rate
419 responded out of 1,145 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?
419 responded out of 1,145 polled
Female
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

Male
70%
Yes
 
Yes
30%
No
 
No
0-14
33%
yes
 
yes
67%
no
 
no

15-19
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
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+
50%
yes
 
yes
50%
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:
379 responded out of 420 polled
Female
44%
Safe process
 
Safe process
56%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process

Male
28%
Safe process
 
Safe process
72%
Dangerous process
 
Dangerous process
0-14
100%
safe process
 
safe process
0%
dangerous process
 
dangerous process

15-19
38%
safe process
 
safe process
62%
dangerous process
 
dangerous process

20-24
27%
safe process
 
safe process
73%
dangerous process
 
dangerous process

25-30
67%
safe process
 
safe process
33%
dangerous process
 
dangerous process

31-34
0%
safe process
 
safe process
0%
dangerous process
 
dangerous process

35+
60%
safe process
 
safe process
40%
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?
225 responded out of 231 polled
Female
2%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
4%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
93%
All of the above
 
All of the above

Male
7%
Violence, abuse, exploitation
 
Violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
Sexual violence
 
Sexual violence
7%
Dangers from their surroundings
 
Dangers from their surroundings
86%
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
0%
all of the above
 
all of the above

15-19
5%
violence, abuse, exploitation
 
violence, abuse, exploitation
0%
sexual violence
 
sexual violence
7%
dangers from their surroundings
 
dangers from their surroundings
87%
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
0%
dangers from their surroundings
 
dangers from their surroundings
100%
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
362 responded out of 373 polled
Female
23%
Create problems
 
Create problems
56%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
21%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference

Male
28%
Create problems
 
Create problems
55%
Contribute to society
 
Contribute to society
18%
Make no difference
 
Make no difference
0-14
33%
create problems
 
create problems
0%
contribute to society
 
contribute to society
67%
make no difference
 
make no difference

15-19
28%
create problems
 
create problems
51%
contribute to society
 
contribute to society
20%
make no difference
 
make no difference

20-24
18%
create problems
 
create problems
73%
contribute to society
 
contribute to society
9%
make no difference
 
make no difference

25-30
67%
create problems
 
create problems
0%
contribute to society
 
contribute to society
33%
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+
40%
create problems
 
create problems
40%
contribute to society
 
contribute to society
20%
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
133 responded out of 138 polled
housing
country
people
problems
can
children
don
education
society
will
culture
lack
population
also
large
services
cause
contribute
countries
live
migrants
refugees
crime
economic
money
need
already
cultural
go
healthcare
integration
make
etc
jobs
just
like
local
lot
problem
put
schools
social
strain
take
well
assimilate
british
come
food
get
SEP 12. 2017
How do migrant children contribute to the societies they settle in?
142 responded out of 153 polled
society
country
people
can
new
help
culture
contribute
jobs
bring
children
will
economy
work
also
cultures
us
different
make
working
community
diversity
life
education
skills
contributing
grow
school
take
diverse
become
better
countries
create
future
go
ideas
learn
making
native
often
refugees
show
want
come
educated
get
lives
local
may
SEP 12. 2017
When migrant or refugee children arrive in another country, do you think they are:
326 responded out of 346 polled
Female
25%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
14%
Abused
 
Abused
32%
Exploited
 
Exploited
29%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin

Male
36%
Protected & integrated into society
 
Protected & integrated into society
10%
Abused
 
Abused
26%
Exploited
 
Exploited
28%
Deported/returned to place of origin
 
Deported/returned to place of origin
0-14
25%
protected & integrated into society
 
protected & integrated into society
0%
abused
 
abused
25%
exploited
 
exploited
50%
deported/returned to place of origin
 
deported/returned to place of origin

15-19
28%
protected & integrated into society
 
protected & integrated into society
15%
abused
 
abused
27%
exploited
 
exploited
30%
deported/returned to place of origin
 
deported/returned to place of origin

20-24
15%
protected & integrated into society
 
protected & integrated into society
15%
abused
 
abused
54%
exploited
 
exploited
15%
deported/returned to place of origin
 
deported/returned to place of origin

25-30
33%
protected & integrated into society
 
protected & integrated into society
0%
abused
 
abused
67%
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+
0%
protected & integrated into society
 
protected & integrated into society
0%
abused
 
abused
40%
exploited
 
exploited
60%
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?
132 responded out of 135 polled
Female
17%
Violence
 
Violence
31%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
28%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
25%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing

Male
23%
Violence
 
Violence
62%
Discrimination
 
Discrimination
0%
Difficult access to services
 
Difficult access to services
15%
Protection and housing
 
Protection and housing
0-14
0%
violence
 
violence
0%
discrimination
 
discrimination
0%
difficult access to services
 
difficult access to services
100%
protection and housing
 
protection and housing

15-19
15%
violence
 
violence
33%
discrimination
 
discrimination
27%
difficult access to services
 
difficult access to services
24%
protection and housing
 
protection and housing

20-24
22%
violence
 
violence
56%
discrimination
 
discrimination
11%
difficult access to services
 
difficult access to services
11%
protection and housing
 
protection and housing

25-30
50%
violence
 
violence
50%
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
39%
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?
312 responded out of 323 polled
Female
29%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
49%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
18%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
4%
Nothing
 
Nothing

Male
41%
Improve countries of origin
 
Improve countries of origin
43%
Support& protection during migration
 
Support& protection during migration
5%
Let children settle in new countries
 
Let children settle in new countries
11%
Nothing
 
Nothing
0-14
0%
improve countries of origin
 
improve countries of origin
100%
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
47%
support& protection during migration
 
support& protection during migration
12%
let children settle in new countries
 
let children settle in new countries
6%
nothing
 
nothing

20-24
33%
improve countries of origin
 
improve countries of origin
33%
support& protection during migration
 
support& protection during migration
25%
let children settle in new countries
 
let children settle in new countries
8%
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+
40%
improve countries of origin
 
improve countries of origin
20%
support& protection during migration
 
support& protection during migration
20%
let children settle in new countries
 
let children settle in new countries
20%
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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