CHILD PROTECTION
Cyber Bullying and Online Violence in Malaysia
12 questions polled on this topic
97% response rate
5,117 responded out of 5,268 polled
Jun 3. 2019
Have you ever been a victim of online violence or cyber bullying?
Jun 3. 2019
My experience of bullying was through:
Jun 3. 2019
I was bullied through a different experience:
Jun 3. 2019
Where does online violence occur the most?
Jun 3. 2019
Through which social media do you think online violence occurs the most?
Jun 3. 2019
Where else does online violence occur frequently?
Jun 3. 2019
What other social media apps do you think bullying occurs through?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you heard about private online school groups that are used primarily for bullying others?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you ever used digital technology to harass or even bully others?
Jun 3. 2019
Have you ever opted not to go to school because others were bullying you either online?
Jun 3. 2019
Is there a helpline in your country you can turn to if you are a victim of cyber bullying or online violence?
Jun 3. 2019
Who should be responsible for ending cyberbullying?

POLL RESULTS

JUN 3. 2019
Have you ever been a victim of online violence or cyber bullying?
5,117 responded out of 5,268 polled
Female
27%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No

Male
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No
0-14
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

15-19
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

20-24
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

25-30
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

31-34
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

35+
18%
Yes
 
Yes
82%
No
 
No
28%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
My experience of bullying was through:
1,026 responded out of 1,450 polled
Female
39%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
61%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

Male
45%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
55%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps
0-14
38%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
62%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

15-19
38%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
62%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

20-24
38%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
62%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

25-30
54%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
46%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

31-34
61%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
39%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps

35+
54%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
46%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps
41%
Shared publicly online
 
Shared publicly online
59%
Through private messaging Apps
 
Through private messaging Apps
JUN 3. 2019
I was bullied through a different experience:
327 responded out of 377 polled
people
saya
online
bad
comments
facebook
media
words
hate
just
di
like
make
things
dan
even
friends
know
picture
school
social
bullied
comment
group
time
bullying
felt
post
really
someone
something
tidak
used
bully
fun
got
person
said
status
account
back
don
get
im
made
name
say
shaming
started
ugly
JUN 3. 2019
Where does online violence occur the most?
4,944 responded out of 5,022 polled
Female
82%
Social networks
 
Social networks
8%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
6%
Online Games
 
Online Games
3%
You Tube
 
You Tube

Male
74%
Social networks
 
Social networks
11%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
11%
Online Games
 
Online Games
4%
You Tube
 
You Tube
0-14
70%
Social networks
 
Social networks
14%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
8%
Online Games
 
Online Games
8%
You Tube
 
You Tube

15-19
78%
Social networks
 
Social networks
11%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
8%
Online Games
 
Online Games
3%
You Tube
 
You Tube

20-24
85%
Social networks
 
Social networks
6%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
7%
Online Games
 
Online Games
2%
You Tube
 
You Tube

25-30
87%
Social networks
 
Social networks
4%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
5%
Online Games
 
Online Games
4%
You Tube
 
You Tube

31-34
83%
Social networks
 
Social networks
12%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
5%
Online Games
 
Online Games
1%
You Tube
 
You Tube

35+
73%
Social networks
 
Social networks
9%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
11%
Online Games
 
Online Games
6%
You Tube
 
You Tube
80%
Social networks
 
Social networks
9%
Messaging apps
 
Messaging apps
8%
Online Games
 
Online Games
4%
You Tube
 
You Tube
JUN 3. 2019
Through which social media do you think online violence occurs the most?
3,645 responded out of 3,954 polled
Female
49%
Facebook
 
Facebook
35%
Instagram
 
Instagram
14%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

Male
60%
Facebook
 
Facebook
26%
Instagram
 
Instagram
14%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat
0-14
28%
Facebook
 
Facebook
57%
Instagram
 
Instagram
14%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

15-19
36%
Facebook
 
Facebook
49%
Instagram
 
Instagram
13%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

20-24
60%
Facebook
 
Facebook
20%
Instagram
 
Instagram
20%
Twitter
 
Twitter
0%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

25-30
73%
Facebook
 
Facebook
14%
Instagram
 
Instagram
13%
Twitter
 
Twitter
0%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

31-34
73%
Facebook
 
Facebook
20%
Instagram
 
Instagram
6%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat

35+
74%
Facebook
 
Facebook
17%
Instagram
 
Instagram
4%
Twitter
 
Twitter
4%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat
52%
Facebook
 
Facebook
33%
Instagram
 
Instagram
14%
Twitter
 
Twitter
1%
Snapchat
 
Snapchat
JUN 3. 2019
Where else does online violence occur frequently?
8 responded out of 10 polled
media
occurs
social
sosial
dark
enter
games
individuals
interactions
online
person
platforms
saya
school
schools
tahu
violence
web
JUN 3. 2019
What other social media apps do you think bullying occurs through?
277 responded out of 288 polled
whatsapp
wechat
instagram
youtube
media
dan
facebook
social
semua
twitter
google
know
sosial
chat
online
tiktok
di
don
people
telegram
apps
can
chatting
child
depends
different
internet
listed
others
platforms
saluran
sama
semuanya
think
tok
tumblr
violence
watsapp
weibo
whatapps
accurate
affect
age
also
among
app
aps
ask
atas
banyak
JUN 3. 2019
Have you heard about private online school groups that are used primarily for bullying others?
4,853 responded out of 4,920 polled
Female
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No

Male
45%
Yes
 
Yes
55%
No
 
No
0-14
54%
Yes
 
Yes
46%
No
 
No

15-19
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No

20-24
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

25-30
36%
Yes
 
Yes
64%
No
 
No

31-34
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

35+
38%
Yes
 
Yes
62%
No
 
No
46%
Yes
 
Yes
54%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Have you ever used digital technology to harass or even bully others?
4,820 responded out of 4,853 polled
Female
6%
Yes
 
Yes
94%
No
 
No

Male
13%
Yes
 
Yes
87%
No
 
No
0-14
10%
Yes
 
Yes
90%
No
 
No

15-19
10%
Yes
 
Yes
90%
No
 
No

20-24
9%
Yes
 
Yes
91%
No
 
No

25-30
5%
Yes
 
Yes
95%
No
 
No

31-34
3%
Yes
 
Yes
97%
No
 
No

35+
1%
Yes
 
Yes
99%
No
 
No
8%
Yes
 
Yes
92%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Have you ever opted not to go to school because others were bullying you either online?
4,792 responded out of 4,820 polled
Female
19%
Yes
 
Yes
81%
No
 
No

Male
19%
Yes
 
Yes
81%
No
 
No
0-14
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

15-19
22%
Yes
 
Yes
78%
No
 
No

20-24
19%
Yes
 
Yes
81%
No
 
No

25-30
15%
Yes
 
Yes
85%
No
 
No

31-34
11%
Yes
 
Yes
89%
No
 
No

35+
11%
Yes
 
Yes
89%
No
 
No
19%
Yes
 
Yes
81%
No
 
No
JUN 3. 2019
Is there a helpline in your country you can turn to if you are a victim of cyber bullying or online violence?
4,769 responded out of 4,792 polled
Female
32%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
57%
I don't know
 
I don't know

Male
31%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
58%
I don't know
 
I don't know
0-14
28%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
60%
I don't know
 
I don't know

15-19
35%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
54%
I don't know
 
I don't know

20-24
30%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
61%
I don't know
 
I don't know

25-30
29%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No
59%
I don't know
 
I don't know

31-34
25%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
64%
I don't know
 
I don't know

35+
31%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
No
 
No
55%
I don't know
 
I don't know
32%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
57%
I don't know
 
I don't know
JUN 3. 2019
Who should be responsible for ending cyberbullying?
4,755 responded out of 4,769 polled
Female
25%
Governments
 
Governments
11%
Schools
 
Schools
14%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
50%
Young People
 
Young People

Male
30%
Governments
 
Governments
13%
Schools
 
Schools
9%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
47%
Young People
 
Young People
0-14
31%
Governments
 
Governments
17%
Schools
 
Schools
16%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
36%
Young People
 
Young People

15-19
26%
Governments
 
Governments
10%
Schools
 
Schools
14%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
50%
Young People
 
Young People

20-24
22%
Governments
 
Governments
12%
Schools
 
Schools
9%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
57%
Young People
 
Young People

25-30
25%
Governments
 
Governments
14%
Schools
 
Schools
10%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
50%
Young People
 
Young People

31-34
29%
Governments
 
Governments
13%
Schools
 
Schools
14%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
45%
Young People
 
Young People

35+
41%
Governments
 
Governments
11%
Schools
 
Schools
17%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
31%
Young People
 
Young People
27%
Governments
 
Governments
12%
Schools
 
Schools
12%
Internet companies
 
Internet companies
49%
Young People
 
Young People

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