CURRENT POLL IN DISABILITY
Disability pride week - what do young people think about disability, accessibility and mental health? How do the views of young people without a disability compare to those young people with a disability?
10 questions polled on this topic
98% response rate
98 responded out of 100 polled
Nov 20. 2017
Which of the following do think is the most effective way to help people be more disability-inclusive?
Nov 20. 2017
If you do have a disability, how often do you find it hard to fully participate in events because the event is non-inclusive?
Nov 20. 2017
If you don't have a disability, how often do you think disabled people find it hard to participate in events because the event is non-inclusive?
Nov 20. 2017
If you do have a disability, do you think New Zealanders are generally inclusive of people with disabilities?
Nov 20. 2017
If you don't have a disability, do you think New Zealanders are generally inclusive of people who do have disabilities?
Nov 20. 2017
If you do have a disability, do you think people with disabilities are provided with enough living support?
Nov 20. 2017
If you don't have a disability, do you think people who do have disabilities are provided with enough living support?
Nov 20. 2017
To what extent does your disability affect your mental health?
Nov 20. 2017
When you come across discrimination or non-inclusion, do you generally feel as though you are able to make a complaint or suggestion for change?
Nov 20. 2017
In your experience, how well do you think people with disabilities are supported to participate in decisions which affect them?

POLL RESULTS

NOV 20. 2017
Which of the following do think is the most effective way to help people be more disability-inclusive?
98 responded out of 100 polled
Female
4%
Don't know
 
Don't know
3%
Something else
 
Something else
13%
Funding/policy from government
 
Funding/policy from government
1%
Funding/policy from councils
 
Funding/policy from councils
17%
Visibility of disabilities in media
 
Visibility of disabilities in media
13%
Public promotion campaigns
 
Public promotion campaigns
49%
Education programmes in school
 
Education programmes in school

Male
13%
Don't know
 
Don't know
13%
Something else
 
Something else
17%
Funding/policy from government
 
Funding/policy from government
4%
Funding/policy from councils
 
Funding/policy from councils
4%
Visibility of disabilities in media
 
Visibility of disabilities in media
9%
Public promotion campaigns
 
Public promotion campaigns
39%
Education programmes in school
 
Education programmes in school
0-14
0%
visibility of disabilities in media
 
visibility of disabilities in media
50%
education programmes in school
 
education programmes in school
0%
public promotion campaigns
 
public promotion campaigns
0%
funding/policy from government
 
funding/policy from government
0%
funding/policy from councils
 
funding/policy from councils
50%
something else
 
something else
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
18%
visibility of disabilities in media
 
visibility of disabilities in media
50%
education programmes in school
 
education programmes in school
10%
public promotion campaigns
 
public promotion campaigns
10%
funding/policy from government
 
funding/policy from government
0%
funding/policy from councils
 
funding/policy from councils
4%
something else
 
something else
8%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
11%
visibility of disabilities in media
 
visibility of disabilities in media
53%
education programmes in school
 
education programmes in school
16%
public promotion campaigns
 
public promotion campaigns
16%
funding/policy from government
 
funding/policy from government
5%
funding/policy from councils
 
funding/policy from councils
0%
something else
 
something else
0%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
0%
visibility of disabilities in media
 
visibility of disabilities in media
33%
education programmes in school
 
education programmes in school
0%
public promotion campaigns
 
public promotion campaigns
33%
funding/policy from government
 
funding/policy from government
17%
funding/policy from councils
 
funding/policy from councils
17%
something else
 
something else
0%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
visibility of disabilities in media
 
visibility of disabilities in media
0%
education programmes in school
 
education programmes in school
100%
public promotion campaigns
 
public promotion campaigns
0%
funding/policy from government
 
funding/policy from government
0%
funding/policy from councils
 
funding/policy from councils
0%
something else
 
something else
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
25%
visibility of disabilities in media
 
visibility of disabilities in media
25%
education programmes in school
 
education programmes in school
0%
public promotion campaigns
 
public promotion campaigns
25%
funding/policy from government
 
funding/policy from government
0%
funding/policy from councils
 
funding/policy from councils
0%
something else
 
something else
25%
don't know
 
don't know
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
5%
Something else
 
Something else
13%
Funding/policy from government
 
Funding/policy from government
2%
Funding/policy from councils
 
Funding/policy from councils
15%
Visibility of disabilities in media
 
Visibility of disabilities in media
11%
Public promotion campaigns
 
Public promotion campaigns
47%
Education programmes in school
 
Education programmes in school
NOV 20. 2017
If you do have a disability, how often do you find it hard to fully participate in events because the event is non-inclusive?
35 responded out of 37 polled
Female
13%
Don't know
 
Don't know
25%
Never
 
Never
42%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
17%
Usually
 
Usually
4%
Always
 
Always

Male
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
29%
Never
 
Never
29%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
0%
Usually
 
Usually
29%
Always
 
Always
0-14
0%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
100%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

15-19
8%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
25%
never
 
never
25%
don't know
 
don't know
42%
sometimes
 
sometimes

20-24
27%
usually
 
usually
18%
always
 
always
18%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
36%
sometimes
 
sometimes

25-30
0%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
50%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
50%
sometimes
 
sometimes

31-34
0%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

35+
0%
usually
 
usually
100%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes
11%
Don't know
 
Don't know
23%
Never
 
Never
40%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
17%
Usually
 
Usually
9%
Always
 
Always
NOV 20. 2017
If you don't have a disability, how often do you think disabled people find it hard to participate in events because the event is non-inclusive?
83 responded out of 85 polled
Female
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0%
Never
 
Never
28%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
59%
Usually
 
Usually
6%
Always
 
Always

Male
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
6%
Never
 
Never
22%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
61%
Usually
 
Usually
6%
Always
 
Always
0-14
100%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

15-19
67%
usually
 
usually
4%
always
 
always
2%
never
 
never
4%
don't know
 
don't know
22%
sometimes
 
sometimes

20-24
33%
usually
 
usually
17%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
8%
don't know
 
don't know
42%
sometimes
 
sometimes

25-30
75%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
25%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

31-34
50%
usually
 
usually
50%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

35+
75%
usually
 
usually
0%
always
 
always
0%
never
 
never
25%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
1%
Never
 
Never
27%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
60%
Usually
 
Usually
6%
Always
 
Always
NOV 20. 2017
If you do have a disability, do you think New Zealanders are generally inclusive of people with disabilities?
35 responded out of 35 polled
Female
8%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
42%
A little bit
 
A little bit
4%
Don't know
 
Don't know
46%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all

Male
0%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
57%
A little bit
 
A little bit
0%
Don't know
 
Don't know
29%
Not really
 
Not really
14%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
0-14
100%
not really
 
not really
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
33%
not really
 
not really
42%
a little bit
 
a little bit
17%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
8%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
45%
not really
 
not really
45%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
9%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
25%
not really
 
not really
75%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
100%
not really
 
not really
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know
6%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
40%
A little bit
 
A little bit
3%
Don't know
 
Don't know
49%
Not really
 
Not really
3%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
NOV 20. 2017
If you don't have a disability, do you think New Zealanders are generally inclusive of people who do have disabilities?
82 responded out of 83 polled
Female
3%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
38%
A little bit
 
A little bit
17%
Don't know
 
Don't know
38%
Not really
 
Not really
3%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all

Male
6%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
56%
A little bit
 
A little bit
11%
Don't know
 
Don't know
28%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
0-14
100%
not really
 
not really
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
33%
not really
 
not really
41%
a little bit
 
a little bit
4%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
2%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
20%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
36%
not really
 
not really
55%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
9%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
25%
not really
 
not really
75%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
50%
not really
 
not really
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
50%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
50%
not really
 
not really
50%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know
4%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
41%
A little bit
 
A little bit
16%
Don't know
 
Don't know
37%
Not really
 
Not really
2%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
NOV 20. 2017
If you do have a disability, do you think people with disabilities are provided with enough living support?
31 responded out of 34 polled
Female
5%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
40%
Sort of
 
Sort of
20%
Don't know
 
Don't know
20%
Not really
 
Not really
15%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all

Male
0%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
29%
Sort of
 
Sort of
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
57%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
0-14
0%
sort of
 
sort of
100%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
67%
sort of
 
sort of
11%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
22%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
30%
sort of
 
sort of
30%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
20%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
20%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
0%
sort of
 
sort of
0%
not really
 
not really
25%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
25%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
50%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
sort of
 
sort of
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
0%
sort of
 
sort of
100%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know
3%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
32%
Sort of
 
Sort of
26%
Don't know
 
Don't know
26%
Not really
 
Not really
13%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
NOV 20. 2017
If you don't have a disability, do you think people who do have disabilities are provided with enough living support?
77 responded out of 78 polled
Female
3%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
24%
Sort of
 
Sort of
41%
Don't know
 
Don't know
27%
Not really
 
Not really
5%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all

Male
0%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
35%
Sort of
 
Sort of
29%
Don't know
 
Don't know
29%
Not really
 
Not really
6%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
0-14
0%
sort of
 
sort of
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
100%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
33%
sort of
 
sort of
22%
not really
 
not really
2%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
4%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
38%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
9%
sort of
 
sort of
45%
not really
 
not really
9%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
18%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
18%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
0%
sort of
 
sort of
25%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
75%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
sort of
 
sort of
50%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
50%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
0%
sort of
 
sort of
100%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know
3%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
26%
Sort of
 
Sort of
38%
Don't know
 
Don't know
29%
Not really
 
Not really
5%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
NOV 20. 2017
To what extent does your disability affect your mental health?
30 responded out of 31 polled
Female
37%
A lot
 
A lot
32%
A little bit
 
A little bit
16%
Don't know
 
Don't know
5%
Not that much
 
Not that much
11%
Not at all
 
Not at all

Male
43%
A lot
 
A lot
14%
A little bit
 
A little bit
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
14%
Not that much
 
Not that much
14%
Not at all
 
Not at all
0-14
0%
not that much
 
not that much
100%
a lot
 
a lot
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
not at all
 
not at all

15-19
0%
not that much
 
not that much
56%
a lot
 
a lot
11%
a little bit
 
a little bit
22%
don't know
 
don't know
11%
not at all
 
not at all

20-24
20%
not that much
 
not that much
30%
a lot
 
a lot
20%
a little bit
 
a little bit
10%
don't know
 
don't know
20%
not at all
 
not at all

25-30
0%
not that much
 
not that much
33%
a lot
 
a lot
67%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
not at all
 
not at all

31-34
0%
not that much
 
not that much
0%
a lot
 
a lot
0%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
not at all
 
not at all

35+
0%
not that much
 
not that much
0%
a lot
 
a lot
100%
a little bit
 
a little bit
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
not at all
 
not at all
40%
A lot
 
A lot
27%
A little bit
 
A little bit
13%
Don't know
 
Don't know
7%
Not that much
 
Not that much
13%
Not at all
 
Not at all
NOV 20. 2017
When you come across discrimination or non-inclusion, do you generally feel as though you are able to make a complaint or suggestion for change?
28 responded out of 29 polled
Female
0%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
59%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
18%
Not usually
 
Not usually
18%
No, never
 
No, never

Male
29%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
29%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
0%
Don't know
 
Don't know
43%
Not usually
 
Not usually
0%
No, never
 
No, never
0-14
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, never
 
no, never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
100%
not usually
 
not usually
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

15-19
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
13%
no, never
 
no, never
13%
don't know
 
don't know
25%
not usually
 
not usually
50%
sometimes
 
sometimes

20-24
22%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
33%
no, never
 
no, never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
11%
not usually
 
not usually
33%
sometimes
 
sometimes

25-30
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, never
 
no, never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
not usually
 
not usually
100%
sometimes
 
sometimes

31-34
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, never
 
no, never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0%
not usually
 
not usually
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes

35+
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, never
 
no, never
0%
don't know
 
don't know
100%
not usually
 
not usually
0%
sometimes
 
sometimes
7%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
50%
Sometimes
 
Sometimes
4%
Don't know
 
Don't know
21%
Not usually
 
Not usually
18%
No, never
 
No, never
NOV 20. 2017
In your experience, how well do you think people with disabilities are supported to participate in decisions which affect them?
28 responded out of 28 polled
Female
6%
Very well supported
 
Very well supported
29%
Sometimes supported
 
Sometimes supported
6%
Don't know
 
Don't know
53%
Not that supported
 
Not that supported
6%
Not at all supported
 
Not at all supported

Male
0%
Very well supported
 
Very well supported
43%
Sometimes supported
 
Sometimes supported
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
43%
Not that supported
 
Not that supported
0%
Not at all supported
 
Not at all supported
0-14
0%
not at all supported
 
not at all supported
0%
sometimes supported
 
sometimes supported
0%
very well supported
 
very well supported
100%
not that supported
 
not that supported
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
0%
not at all supported
 
not at all supported
38%
sometimes supported
 
sometimes supported
13%
very well supported
 
very well supported
38%
not that supported
 
not that supported
13%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
11%
not at all supported
 
not at all supported
22%
sometimes supported
 
sometimes supported
0%
very well supported
 
very well supported
56%
not that supported
 
not that supported
11%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
0%
not at all supported
 
not at all supported
67%
sometimes supported
 
sometimes supported
0%
very well supported
 
very well supported
33%
not that supported
 
not that supported
0%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
not at all supported
 
not at all supported
0%
sometimes supported
 
sometimes supported
0%
very well supported
 
very well supported
0%
not that supported
 
not that supported
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
0%
not at all supported
 
not at all supported
0%
sometimes supported
 
sometimes supported
0%
very well supported
 
very well supported
100%
not that supported
 
not that supported
0%
don't know
 
don't know
7%
Very well supported
 
Very well supported
29%
Sometimes supported
 
Sometimes supported
14%
Don't know
 
Don't know
46%
Not that supported
 
Not that supported
4%
Not at all supported
 
Not at all supported

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