CURRENT POLL IN CHILD PROTECTION
International Day of the Girl
5 questions polled on this topic
48% response rate
260 responded out of 537 polled
Oct 10. 2018
In Belize what kind of jobs or careers do you think we are preparing girls for?
Oct 10. 2018
What skills do you think girls need to secure a job in the future?
Oct 10. 2018
Do you think girls and boys have the same opportunity in pursuing their future careers?
Oct 10. 2018
What can families do to ensure that girls have skills to enter the workforce?
Oct 10. 2018
Can you tell us one skill you believe every girl needs for the future?

POLL RESULTS

OCT 10. 2018
In Belize what kind of jobs or careers do you think we are preparing girls for?
260 responded out of 537 polled
Female
12%
Have a family
 
Have a family
22%
Own a business
 
Own a business
8%
Technical Skills
 
Technical Skills
57%
Be Public Servants
 
Be Public Servants

Male
16%
Have a family
 
Have a family
15%
Own a business
 
Own a business
15%
Technical Skills
 
Technical Skills
54%
Be Public Servants
 
Be Public Servants
0-14
25%
have a family
 
have a family
25%
own a business
 
own a business
0%
technical skills
 
technical skills
50%
be public servants
 
be public servants

15-19
10%
have a family
 
have a family
26%
own a business
 
own a business
12%
technical skills
 
technical skills
52%
be public servants
 
be public servants

20-24
16%
have a family
 
have a family
16%
own a business
 
own a business
14%
technical skills
 
technical skills
54%
be public servants
 
be public servants

25-30
22%
have a family
 
have a family
12%
own a business
 
own a business
6%
technical skills
 
technical skills
59%
be public servants
 
be public servants

31-34
0%
have a family
 
have a family
0%
own a business
 
own a business
40%
technical skills
 
technical skills
60%
be public servants
 
be public servants

35+
7%
have a family
 
have a family
7%
own a business
 
own a business
0%
technical skills
 
technical skills
87%
be public servants
 
be public servants
13%
Have a family
 
Have a family
19%
Own a business
 
Own a business
12%
Technical Skills
 
Technical Skills
55%
Be Public Servants
 
Be Public Servants
OCT 10. 2018
What skills do you think girls need to secure a job in the future?
272 responded out of 280 polled
Female
37%
STEM
 
STEM
8%
Informal Sector Skills
 
Informal Sector Skills
35%
Entrepreneurship
 
Entrepreneurship
20%
Service Industry
 
Service Industry

Male
29%
STEM
 
STEM
13%
Informal Sector Skills
 
Informal Sector Skills
32%
Entrepreneurship
 
Entrepreneurship
26%
Service Industry
 
Service Industry
0-14
25%
stem
 
stem
25%
informal sector skills
 
informal sector skills
50%
entrepreneurship
 
entrepreneurship
0%
service industry
 
service industry

15-19
34%
stem
 
stem
11%
informal sector skills
 
informal sector skills
35%
entrepreneurship
 
entrepreneurship
21%
service industry
 
service industry

20-24
28%
stem
 
stem
10%
informal sector skills
 
informal sector skills
34%
entrepreneurship
 
entrepreneurship
27%
service industry
 
service industry

25-30
39%
stem
 
stem
0%
informal sector skills
 
informal sector skills
39%
entrepreneurship
 
entrepreneurship
21%
service industry
 
service industry

31-34
60%
stem
 
stem
0%
informal sector skills
 
informal sector skills
20%
entrepreneurship
 
entrepreneurship
20%
service industry
 
service industry

35+
31%
stem
 
stem
0%
informal sector skills
 
informal sector skills
38%
entrepreneurship
 
entrepreneurship
31%
service industry
 
service industry
34%
STEM
 
STEM
10%
Informal Sector Skills
 
Informal Sector Skills
34%
Entrepreneurship
 
Entrepreneurship
22%
Service Industry
 
Service Industry
OCT 10. 2018
Do you think girls and boys have the same opportunity in pursuing their future careers?
269 responded out of 272 polled
Female
56%
Yes
 
Yes
44%
No
 
No

Male
76%
Yes
 
Yes
24%
No
 
No
0-14
50%
yes
 
yes
50%
no
 
no

15-19
67%
yes
 
yes
33%
no
 
no

20-24
69%
yes
 
yes
31%
no
 
no

25-30
48%
yes
 
yes
52%
no
 
no

31-34
60%
yes
 
yes
40%
no
 
no

35+
50%
yes
 
yes
50%
no
 
no
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No
OCT 10. 2018
What can families do to ensure that girls have skills to enter the workforce?
262 responded out of 269 polled
Female
6%
Boys and girls have same chores
 
Boys and girls have same chores
1%
Encourage play in all sports
 
Encourage play in all sports
3%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
18%
Achieve highest education
 
Achieve highest education
1%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
14%
own career choices
 
own career choices
58%
all of the above
 
all of the above

Male
4%
Boys and girls have same chores
 
Boys and girls have same chores
2%
Encourage play in all sports
 
Encourage play in all sports
11%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
16%
Achieve highest education
 
Achieve highest education
1%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
13%
own career choices
 
own career choices
54%
all of the above
 
all of the above
0-14
0%
boys and girls have same chores
 
boys and girls have same chores
0%
encourage play in all sports
 
encourage play in all sports
75%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
25%
achieve highest education
 
achieve highest education
0%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
0%
own career choices
 
own career choices
0%
all of the above
 
all of the above

15-19
9%
boys and girls have same chores
 
boys and girls have same chores
2%
encourage play in all sports
 
encourage play in all sports
6%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
24%
achieve highest education
 
achieve highest education
0%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
9%
own career choices
 
own career choices
49%
all of the above
 
all of the above

20-24
3%
boys and girls have same chores
 
boys and girls have same chores
0%
encourage play in all sports
 
encourage play in all sports
6%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
10%
achieve highest education
 
achieve highest education
1%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
12%
own career choices
 
own career choices
67%
all of the above
 
all of the above

25-30
3%
boys and girls have same chores
 
boys and girls have same chores
0%
encourage play in all sports
 
encourage play in all sports
3%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
22%
achieve highest education
 
achieve highest education
3%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
16%
own career choices
 
own career choices
53%
all of the above
 
all of the above

31-34
0%
boys and girls have same chores
 
boys and girls have same chores
0%
encourage play in all sports
 
encourage play in all sports
0%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
0%
achieve highest education
 
achieve highest education
0%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
20%
own career choices
 
own career choices
80%
all of the above
 
all of the above

35+
7%
boys and girls have same chores
 
boys and girls have same chores
0%
encourage play in all sports
 
encourage play in all sports
7%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
7%
achieve highest education
 
achieve highest education
0%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
33%
own career choices
 
own career choices
47%
all of the above
 
all of the above
5%
Boys and girls have same chores
 
Boys and girls have same chores
1%
Encourage play in all sports
 
Encourage play in all sports
6%
participate in after school programs
 
participate in after school programs
18%
Achieve highest education
 
Achieve highest education
1%
attend same school as boys
 
attend same school as boys
13%
own career choices
 
own career choices
56%
all of the above
 
all of the above
OCT 10. 2018
Can you tell us one skill you believe every girl needs for the future?
225 responded out of 262 polled
skills
skill
communication
leadership
education
girl
every
know
needs
technology
think
cooking
thinking
critical
life
need
one
self
believe
business
cook
independent
able
future
make
public
speaking
stem
strong
budgeting
can
computer
confidence
confident
female
learn
learning
management
school
technical
time
will
work
ability
better
entrepreneurial
first
get
go
good

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