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Young People - Cyber Survey

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Cyber safety and online activity
We want to know how technology and being online impacts you in your every day life. To keep up with cyber trends we want to know how young people today adapt and use devices, understand young people experiences and identify how we can best support young people.

This survey is aimed at young people aged 14 to 17yrs.



                                                                      
About you
1. I identify my gender as: *This question is required.
2. How old are you? *This question is required.
4. Do you have access to the internet at home?
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5. If yes;
Where can you access the internet at home?
(tick all that apply)

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6. Is the internet at home supervised by an adult/parental control software set (e.g. kiddle, Qustodio)?
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7. Do you have access to the internet at: (tick all that apply)
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Space Cell YesNoN/A
School
College
Place of work
8. Do you own any of these devices? (tick all that apply)
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9. Do you access public Wifi when out and about? *This question is required.
10. If yes;
Do you:
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Space Cell YesNoN/A
Make purchases
Log into social media
Access email
11. On a typical day, how much time do you spend online?
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12. Do you use social media? *This question is required.
13. If yes;
What top 3 social media/apps do you use?

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15. Which of the following do you use the Internet for? (tick all that apply)
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16. Agree or disagree...... *This question is required.
Space Cell Strongly agreeAgreeNot sureDisagreeStrongly disagree
My parents/carers have talked to me about staying safe online
I've had lessons about cyber safety at school/college
I know how to stay safe online
I can easily delete information that I have posted about myself or others online
I know how to block messages/individuals on social media
I delete any nasty/hurtful messages I receive
I respond to any nasty/hurtful messages I receive
I often wake in the night to respond to any messages/notifications I receive
My parents/carers don't really check my online activity
I have seen things online that have upset me
I have been bullied online (e.g. via social media, email, messaging)
Social media makes me feel under pressure to look/act in a certain way
I give apps permission to access my location/photos/contacts e.g. snapmaps
I need to check my phone every couple of hours
I post pictures/stories to make myself feel better
I feel pressured to have to post about my life online
17. Risks online.... *This question is required.
Space Cell What you think is a risk onlineWhat your parents/carers think is a risk online
Being bullied online (social media, email, messaging)
Being contacted by someone you don’t know/ grooming
Someone pretending to be someone they’re not/ catfishing
Being pressured to send photos/ explicit messages
Being sent something upsetting e.g. scary video/ picture/comment
Seeing nasty/upsetting/rude comments about people or groups of people
Feeling pressured to look/act in a certain way
Spending too much time online
Online security e.g. strong passwords, not sharing account details
Nudes/sexting/semi-nude selfie’s being shared
Fake news
Sharing private information with strangers e.g. school/college attended, home address
Someone stealing personal information
Sending unkind/rude messages and regretting it later
Scams/ fraud
Getting a virus
18. Over the last week, has being online/social media:
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Space Cell Only onceEvery other dayMore than 5 daysEverydayNot at all
Helped you relax/chill out
Stopped you from feeling bored
Stopped you from feeling lonely
Left you feeling uncomfortable/nervous
Left you feeling unhappy/upset
Left you feeling angry/frustrated
Caused arguments/falling out with parents/carers/siblings
Caused arguments/falling out with friends
Kept you awake at night
Cyber Crimes
Crimes that are committed through using technology such as a mobile phone or laptop are known as cyber crimes.
 
19. Do the police investigate cyber-crimes? E.g. using fake email messages to get personal information from users or online grooming and sharing of indecent images?
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20. Would you report a cyber crime to the police? *This question is required.
21. If no, who would you tell: (Tick all that apply) *This question is required.
22. In the past 12months, have you, or someone you know been a victim of a cyber crime?
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Space Cell YesNo
Yourself
Someone you know
24. Who are you most likely to tell if something happened online that worried you/ you weren’t happy with? (tick all that apply)
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25. Which of the following do you think would help most to improve cyber safety for young people? (tick all that apply)
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26. At what age do you think cyber safety should be taught to children?
(tick all that apply)
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27. What do you think is important to teach children when learning about being online? (tick all that apply)
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28. What do you think parents should know about, or do to keep their children safe online? (tick all that apply)

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