Previous Polls

5h ago

As South Africa faces down the third Covid-19 wave, how are you keeping your family safe ?
Staying at home, isolating and being careful
17% - 222 votes
Sanitising and wearing masks when we go out
71% - 922 votes
Going on as usual, we're not afraid of the virus
12% - 154 votes

30 Apr

Is social media doing more harm than good?
Yes, our children are exposed and we can't protect them
49% - 6355 votes
Yes, but social media is part of the new reality
45% - 5818 votes
No, it's great for growing a child's world view
5% - 679 votes

16 Apr

As a child or as an adult, have you ever been a victim of bullying?
Yes, at school
55% - 6584 votes
Yes, at work
18% - 2209 votes
No, I've never experienced this
27% - 3207 votes

24 Mar

Would you choose to continue working from home after the coronavirus lockdown if given the option?
Yes, it's much better for me
40% - 8005 votes
No ways! I can't wait to get back to the office
12% - 2331 votes
A mixture of both would suit me best
48% - 9711 votes

19 Feb 2021

When a Covid-19 vaccine for under 16's becomes available, will you be taking your children to get it?
Yes, immediately!
38% - 6671 votes
I'll wait to see how others respond
25% - 4425 votes
No, I don't think they need it
37% - 6528 votes

05 Feb

When it comes to posting photos of my kids online:
I'm not worried, it's just cute pics
12% - 1049 votes
I have locked down my social media, it's safe
14% - 1245 votes
I won't do it, there are too many risks
74% - 6533 votes

22 Jan

How has the delay in schools' opening impacted your life?
It's a disaster! We're struggling to manage work and kids at home
42% - 4410 votes
It's a struggle, but we learnt lessons from last year's closures
20% - 2067 votes
It's a relief, this second wave is bad and kids need to be at home
38% - 3946 votes

09 Jan

Will you continue to use WhatsApp following the company announcing a change terms of service which would force users to share personal data?
Yes, the terms of service do not bother me enough to switch
53% - 9389 votes
No, I will be switching over to a new service
43% - 7656 votes
I've never used WhatsApp
4% - 707 votes

09 Dec 2020

The first Pfizer Covid vaccines have started rolling out in the UK. Will you be getting the Covid vaccine when it reaches SA?
Yes, I will
47% - 17210 votes
No, I will not
39% - 14477 votes
Only if it is affordable
14% - 5249 votes

27 Nov 2020

When assisting your child with remote learning this year, did you:
Follow the school's comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) curriculum?
14% - 500 votes
Adjust the CSE curriculum to suit the family's morals?
23% - 853 votes
Ignore the schools CSE programme and do your own teaching?
63% - 2318 votes

13 Nov 2020

When planning for the Black Friday sales do you:
Save, research and plan ahead, preparing to make the most of it?
7% - 993 votes
Wait and see what looks like a good deal on the day?
14% - 1885 votes
Have no interest in spending more money this year?
79% - 10629 votes

07 Nov 2020

Do you think president-elect Joe Biden can unite America?
Yes, he is a unifier
17% - 2273 votes
No, he won't heal the rifts
38% - 5184 votes
Maybe, but it's going to be hard
46% - 6235 votes

04 Nov 2020

Who do you believe will be the next US president?
Donald Trump
26% - 3680 votes
Joe Biden
52% - 7491 votes
I don't care
22% - 3188 votes

30 Oct 2020

Until the matric exams are over, my family is:
Self-isolating to ensure we don't miss any exams
13% - 552 votes
Following Covid-19 safety protocols, but still going out like normal
55% - 2351 votes
Business as usual, we're not worried about the virus
32% - 1379 votes

14 Oct 2020

Who do you think is going to win the 2020 US election?
Biden is going to take it
47% - 10371 votes
It's four more years for Trump
53% - 11614 votes

02 Oct 2020

Yes, their time and experience deserves compensation
27% - 1348 votes
It depends on how long and how often they have the kids
42% - 2133 votes
No way, it's their role and they shouldn't expect payment
31% - 1579 votes

23 Sep 2020

Have you downloaded the Covid-19 tracing app?
Yes I have
15% - 2138 votes
No, and I will not be downloading it
76% - 11093 votes
Not yet, but I plan to
9% - 1343 votes

18 Sep 2020

Pyjamas or no pyjamas? Is sleeping in your day clothes:
Disgusting!
61% - 4858 votes
Something I've seriously considered
11% - 861 votes
Normal in my household
28% - 2214 votes

16 Sep 2020

Do you think that South Africa is ready to move to Level 1 restrictions?
Yes - we need to get back to 'normal' life
61% - 6069 votes
No - we still need to be as cautious as possible
17% - 1665 votes
Yes - but international travel should remain closed
22% - 2154 votes
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As South Africa faces down the third Covid-19 wave, how are you keeping your family safe ?
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Staying at home, isolating and being careful
17% - 222 votes
Sanitising and wearing masks when we go out
71% - 922 votes
Going on as usual, we're not afraid of the virus
12% - 154 votes
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