YOUTH ENGAGEMENT
Understanding Youth in Malawi
4 questions polled on this topic
54% response rate
1,083 responded out of 1,992 polled
Apr 15. 2018
Hi U-Reporters, please tell us. What's the biggest challenge today for young people?
Apr 15. 2018
How can young people best find solutions to that challenges?
Apr 15. 2018
Have you joined a youth or community group?
Apr 15. 2018
What is your main reason for joining a group?

POLL RESULTS

APR 15. 2018
Hi U-Reporters, please tell us. What's the biggest challenge today for young people?
1,083 responded out of 1,992 polled
Female
4%
Access to the Internet
 
Access to the Internet
3%
Bullying and violence
 
Bullying and violence
65%
Getting a job
 
Getting a job
29%
Access to education
 
Access to education

Male
4%
Access to the Internet
 
Access to the Internet
4%
Bullying and violence
 
Bullying and violence
60%
Getting a job
 
Getting a job
32%
Access to education
 
Access to education
0-14
0%
access to the internet
 
access to the internet
0%
bullying and violence
 
bullying and violence
0%
getting a job
 
getting a job
0%
access to education
 
access to education

15-19
0%
access to the internet
 
access to the internet
0%
bullying and violence
 
bullying and violence
0%
getting a job
 
getting a job
0%
access to education
 
access to education

20-24
0%
access to the internet
 
access to the internet
0%
bullying and violence
 
bullying and violence
0%
getting a job
 
getting a job
0%
access to education
 
access to education

25-30
0%
access to the internet
 
access to the internet
0%
bullying and violence
 
bullying and violence
67%
getting a job
 
getting a job
33%
access to education
 
access to education

31-34
0%
access to the internet
 
access to the internet
0%
bullying and violence
 
bullying and violence
0%
getting a job
 
getting a job
0%
access to education
 
access to education

35+
0%
access to the internet
 
access to the internet
0%
bullying and violence
 
bullying and violence
0%
getting a job
 
getting a job
0%
access to education
 
access to education
4%
Access to the Internet
 
Access to the Internet
4%
Bullying and violence
 
Bullying and violence
61%
Getting a job
 
Getting a job
32%
Access to education
 
Access to education
APR 15. 2018
How can young people best find solutions to that challenges?
764 responded out of 1,201 polled
Female
58%
Joining a group / community
 
Joining a group / community
18%
Searching on the Internet
 
Searching on the Internet
25%
Talking w/ friends & family
 
Talking w/ friends & family

Male
56%
Joining a group / community
 
Joining a group / community
15%
Searching on the Internet
 
Searching on the Internet
29%
Talking w/ friends & family
 
Talking w/ friends & family
0-14
0%
joining a group / community
 
joining a group / community
0%
searching on the internet
 
searching on the internet
0%
talking w/ friends & family
 
talking w/ friends & family

15-19
0%
joining a group / community
 
joining a group / community
0%
searching on the internet
 
searching on the internet
0%
talking w/ friends & family
 
talking w/ friends & family

20-24
0%
joining a group / community
 
joining a group / community
0%
searching on the internet
 
searching on the internet
0%
talking w/ friends & family
 
talking w/ friends & family

25-30
100%
joining a group / community
 
joining a group / community
0%
searching on the internet
 
searching on the internet
0%
talking w/ friends & family
 
talking w/ friends & family

31-34
0%
joining a group / community
 
joining a group / community
0%
searching on the internet
 
searching on the internet
0%
talking w/ friends & family
 
talking w/ friends & family

35+
0%
joining a group / community
 
joining a group / community
0%
searching on the internet
 
searching on the internet
0%
talking w/ friends & family
 
talking w/ friends & family
57%
Joining a group / community
 
Joining a group / community
15%
Searching on the Internet
 
Searching on the Internet
28%
Talking w/ friends & family
 
Talking w/ friends & family
APR 15. 2018
Have you joined a youth or community group?
999 responded out of 1,044 polled
Female
51%
No
 
No
49%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
55%
No
 
No
45%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

15-19
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

20-24
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

25-30
0%
no
 
no
100%
yes
 
yes

31-34
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes

35+
0%
no
 
no
0%
yes
 
yes
54%
No
 
No
46%
Yes
 
Yes
APR 15. 2018
What is your main reason for joining a group?
780 responded out of 999 polled
Female
30%
Feel heard and understood
 
Feel heard and understood
53%
Add value to life
 
Add value to life
11%
Acceptance in community
 
Acceptance in community
6%
Make new friends
 
Make new friends

Male
26%
Feel heard and understood
 
Feel heard and understood
53%
Add value to life
 
Add value to life
9%
Acceptance in community
 
Acceptance in community
12%
Make new friends
 
Make new friends
0-14
0%
feel heard and understood
 
feel heard and understood
0%
add value to life
 
add value to life
0%
acceptance in community
 
acceptance in community
0%
make new friends
 
make new friends

15-19
0%
feel heard and understood
 
feel heard and understood
0%
add value to life
 
add value to life
0%
acceptance in community
 
acceptance in community
0%
make new friends
 
make new friends

20-24
0%
feel heard and understood
 
feel heard and understood
0%
add value to life
 
add value to life
0%
acceptance in community
 
acceptance in community
0%
make new friends
 
make new friends

25-30
0%
feel heard and understood
 
feel heard and understood
100%
add value to life
 
add value to life
0%
acceptance in community
 
acceptance in community
0%
make new friends
 
make new friends

31-34
0%
feel heard and understood
 
feel heard and understood
0%
add value to life
 
add value to life
0%
acceptance in community
 
acceptance in community
0%
make new friends
 
make new friends

35+
0%
feel heard and understood
 
feel heard and understood
0%
add value to life
 
add value to life
0%
acceptance in community
 
acceptance in community
0%
make new friends
 
make new friends
27%
Feel heard and understood
 
Feel heard and understood
53%
Add value to life
 
Add value to life
10%
Acceptance in community
 
Acceptance in community
10%
Make new friends
 
Make new friends

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