MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING
What do young people think about mental health and youth wellbeing? Send us a facebook message with the word 'health' to take part in this poll.
5 questions polled on this topic
97% response rate
113 responded out of 116 polled
Jun 22. 2017
What do you think is the most effective way to educate young people about mental health issues?
Jun 22. 2017
How confident would you feel identifying when you or a friend might need support with their mental health?
Jun 22. 2017
How confident would you feel knowing how to ask for help?
Jun 22. 2017
How confident would you feel knowing where to access support?
Jun 22. 2017
Should more be done to educate young people about mental health and youth wellbeing?

POLL RESULTS

JUN 22. 2017
What do you think is the most effective way to educate young people about mental health issues?
113 responded out of 116 polled
Female
20%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
8%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
4%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
4%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
9%
Something else
 
Something else
55%
All of the above
 
All of the above

Male
14%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
0%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
0%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
21%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
7%
Something else
 
Something else
57%
All of the above
 
All of the above
0-14
0%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
0%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
0%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
0%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
0%
Something else
 
Something else
100%
All of the above
 
All of the above

15-19
21%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
6%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
2%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
10%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
10%
Something else
 
Something else
52%
All of the above
 
All of the above

20-24
8%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
8%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
17%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
0%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
8%
Something else
 
Something else
58%
All of the above
 
All of the above

25-30
50%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
0%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
0%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
0%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
25%
Something else
 
Something else
25%
All of the above
 
All of the above

31-34
0%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
0%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
0%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
0%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
0%
Something else
 
Something else
100%
All of the above
 
All of the above

35+
29%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
14%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
0%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
14%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
0%
Something else
 
Something else
43%
All of the above
 
All of the above
21%
Classes at school
 
Classes at school
7%
Encouraging creative expression
 
Encouraging creative expression
4%
Public awareness campaigns
 
Public awareness campaigns
6%
Discussions with friends and family
 
Discussions with friends and family
9%
Something else
 
Something else
52%
All of the above
 
All of the above
JUN 22. 2017
How confident would you feel identifying when you or a friend might need support with their mental health?
104 responded out of 113 polled
Female
7%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
32%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
26%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
25%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
9%
Very confident
 
Very confident

Male
7%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
14%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
50%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
29%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident
 
Very confident
0-14
33%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
0%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
33%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
33%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident
 
Very confident

15-19
9%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
30%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
30%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
28%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
4%
Very confident
 
Very confident

20-24
0%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
25%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
33%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
33%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
8%
Very confident
 
Very confident

25-30
0%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
0%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
50%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
50%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident
 
Very confident

31-34
0%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
100%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
0%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
0%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident
 
Very confident

35+
0%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
43%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
29%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
14%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
14%
Very confident
 
Very confident
7%
Not confident at all
 
Not confident at all
31%
Not that confident
 
Not that confident
31%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
26%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
6%
Very confident
 
Very confident
JUN 22. 2017
How confident would you feel knowing how to ask for help?
102 responded out of 113 polled
Female
15%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
19%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
28%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
25%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
12%
Very confident
 
Very confident

Male
8%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
23%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
23%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
38%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
8%
Very confident
 
Very confident
0-14
0%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
0%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
0%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
67%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
33%
Very confident
 
Very confident

15-19
15%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
20%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
28%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
28%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
9%
Very confident
 
Very confident

20-24
8%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
25%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
25%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
33%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
8%
Very confident
 
Very confident

25-30
0%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
0%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
50%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
0%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
50%
Very confident
 
Very confident

31-34
0%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
100%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
0%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
0%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
0%
Very confident
 
Very confident

35+
29%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
0%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
29%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
29%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
14%
Very confident
 
Very confident
17%
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
 
Unconfident/wouldnt know what to say
21%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
24%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
28%
Pretty confident/would probably know
 
Pretty confident/would probably know
11%
Very confident
 
Very confident
JUN 22. 2017
How confident would you feel knowing where to access support?
102 responded out of 112 polled
Female
5%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
26%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
18%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
39%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
12%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask

Male
8%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
23%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
23%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
23%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
23%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
0-14
0%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
0%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
0%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
0%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
100%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask

15-19
7%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
29%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
22%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
33%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
9%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask

20-24
8%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
17%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
33%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
25%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
17%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask

25-30
33%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
0%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
0%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
67%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask

31-34
0%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
100%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
0%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
0%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask

35+
0%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
29%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
14%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
57%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
0%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
7%
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
 
Unconfident/wouldn't know who to ask
25%
Not very confident
 
Not very confident
16%
I'm not sure
 
I'm not sure
38%
Pretty confident
 
Pretty confident
14%
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
 
Very confident/I'd know who to ask
JUN 22. 2017
Should more be done to educate young people about mental health and youth wellbeing?
114 responded out of 121 polled
Female
4%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
0%
Not really
 
Not really
1%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
34%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
61%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

Male
0%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
13%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
20%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
67%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done
0-14
0%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
0%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
67%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
33%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

15-19
4%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
2%
Not really
 
Not really
2%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
37%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
56%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

20-24
0%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
0%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
25%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
75%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

25-30
0%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
0%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
25%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
75%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

31-34
0%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
0%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
0%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
100%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

35+
14%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
0%
Not really
 
Not really
0%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
0%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
86%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done
5%
No, enough is being done
 
No, enough is being done
2%
Not really
 
Not really
1%
I'm not sure either way
 
I'm not sure either way
35%
Yes, more could be done
 
Yes, more could be done
57%
Definitely, much more should be done
 
Definitely, much more should be done

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