Child and youth voice research findings

Why should we still care about body image


This insights report includes findings from a 2020 online survey, which reached around 200 young women.

Key findings include:

  • 75% feel negatively about how they look on a daily basis
  • Nearly 70% avoid activites when they don't feel good about their bodies
  • Most feel judged on their appearance by others
  • 80% feel their appearance affects their career success

The Report also highlights findings related to body image from other NZ and Intl research

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