Street harassment

Plan International UK has published a report looking at girls’ experiences of and views on street harassment. Findings from a survey of 1,004 girls aged 14-21 across the UK include: 66% of girls reported having experienced sexual attention or sexual or physical contact in a public place; 38% reported experiencing verbal harassment and sexual comments at least once a month.

Source: Plan International UK Date: 04 October 2018

Further information: Street harassment – it’s not ok: girl’s experiences and views (PDF)