Public places in which women have experienced sexual harassment in Great Britain 2017

This statistic shows the results of a 2017 survey in which female victims of sexual harassment were asked in which public places they had experienced sexual harassment over the last five years in Great Britain. The most popular response was in the street, with 56 percent of respondents claiming to have recently experienced sexual harassment here. In addition 53 percent of respondents admitted to having experienced harassment in a pub, club or bar, while 32 percent are victims of workplace sexual harassment.

In which of these public places have you experienced sexual harassment?

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Release date

October 2017


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

September 12-14. 2017

Number of respondents

471 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Female adults: those who have experienced sexual harassment in a public place in the last five years

Method of interview

Online survey

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