ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Poll on Child Trafficking
4 questions polled on this topic
10% response rate
5,876 responded out of 57,984 polled
Aug 23. 2019
Internal trafficking is an issue that children face in Ghana. Where do U think most children are trafficked?
Aug 23. 2019
Child trafficking means a child has been moved within a country or across borders, whether by force or not, to be exploited - sexual exploitation, forced labour, removal of organs, etc. Have U ever been a victim of trafficking?
Aug 23. 2019
If U come across a suspected victim of trafficking, who should U report to?
Aug 23. 2019
Does your school or community teach you about child trafficking?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 23. 2019
Internal trafficking is an issue that children face in Ghana. Where do U think most children are trafficked?
5,876 responded out of 57,984 polled
Female
20%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
16%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
49%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
3%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
1%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
10%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
2%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist

Male
24%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
14%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
42%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
3%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
3%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
12%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
3%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist
0-14
13%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
13%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
35%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
9%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
9%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
22%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
0%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist

15-19
15%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
19%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
52%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
5%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
1%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
8%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
2%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist

20-24
20%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
18%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
48%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
2%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
2%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
10%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
1%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist

25-30
34%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
14%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
37%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
2%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
3%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
9%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
1%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist

31-34
45%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
17%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
28%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
2%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
2%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
6%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
1%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist

35+
50%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
18%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
25%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
1%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
3%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
3%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
1%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist
23%
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
 
Fishing industry (e.g. Volta Lake) 
15%
Domestic service
 
Domestic service
43%
Street hawking and begging  
 
Street hawking and begging  
3%
Mining and quarrying  
 
Mining and quarrying  
2%
Herding and agriculture
 
Herding and agriculture
12%
Sexual exploitation
 
Sexual exploitation
3%
Child trafficking doesn't exist
 
Child trafficking doesn't exist
AUG 23. 2019
Child trafficking means a child has been moved within a country or across borders, whether by force or not, to be exploited - sexual exploitation, forced labour, removal of organs, etc. Have U ever been a victim of trafficking?
5,117 responded out of 5,877 polled
Female
9%
Yes
 
Yes
75%
No
 
No
14%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
3%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know

Male
11%
Yes
 
Yes
67%
No
 
No
18%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
4%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know
0-14
14%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No
24%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
5%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know

15-19
7%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No
16%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
3%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know

20-24
7%
Yes
 
Yes
78%
No
 
No
13%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
2%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know

25-30
7%
Yes
 
Yes
75%
No
 
No
17%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
2%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know

31-34
9%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No
16%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
3%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know

35+
11%
Yes
 
Yes
74%
No
 
No
13%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
2%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know
11%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
17%
Not me, but know a victim
 
Not me, but know a victim
4%
Don’t Know
 
Don’t Know
AUG 23. 2019
If U come across a suspected victim of trafficking, who should U report to?
4,814 responded out of 5,117 polled
Female
7%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
81%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
5%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
8%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations

Male
8%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
82%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
5%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
5%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations
0-14
19%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
62%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
10%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
10%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations

15-19
7%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
78%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
5%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
11%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations

20-24
4%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
87%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
3%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
5%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations

25-30
5%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
92%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
2%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
2%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations

31-34
4%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
93%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
2%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
2%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations

35+
4%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
91%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
1%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
3%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations
8%
Friends and Family
 
Friends and Family
81%
Law Enforcement
 
Law Enforcement
5%
UN Organization
 
UN Organization
6%
Non-Governmental Organizations
 
Non-Governmental Organizations
AUG 23. 2019
Does your school or community teach you about child trafficking?
4,657 responded out of 4,814 polled
Female
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

Male
57%
Yes
 
Yes
43%
No
 
No
0-14
71%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No

15-19
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
No
 
No

20-24
59%
Yes
 
Yes
41%
No
 
No

25-30
50%
Yes
 
Yes
50%
No
 
No

31-34
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No

35+
54%
Yes
 
Yes
46%
No
 
No
59%
Yes
 
Yes
41%
No
 
No

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