Mini Poll: Hill, Cain. Then, Now.


Do you think sexual harassment of women in the workplace is a problem in this country or not?


It is:
 77%
It is not:
 23%

Male Respondents:

It is:
 73%
It is not:
 27%

Female Respondents:

It is:
 83%
It is not:
 17%

 


In the past two years, has there been a claim of sex harassment made in your workplace?


Yes:
 13%
No:
 64%
I don't have a workplace:
 23%

 


Have you ever been sexually harassed at work?


Yes:
 33%
No:
 64%
I have never worked:
 4%

Male Respondents:

Yes:
 12%
No:
 86%
I have never worked:
 2%

Female Respondents:

Yes:
 59%
No:
 36%
I have never worked:
 6%

 


Do you know to whom at your workplace you are supposed to report sexual harassment?


Yes:
 71%
No:
 9%
I don't have a workplace:
 21%

 


Have you ever accused a co-worker of sexually harassing you?


Yes:
 7%
No:
 89%
I have not worked:
 4%

 


We used the word "accused" in the poll question above this one. Should we have used the word "reported" instead?


Yes, "reported" is a more accurate word:
 52%
No, "accused" is fine:
 30%
No difference in the words:
 18%

 


Do you ever worry that you will be falsely accused of sexually harassing someone?


Yes:
 24%
No:
 76%

Male Respondents:

Yes:
 36%
No:
 64%

Female Respondents:

Yes:
 10%
No:
 90%

 


Have you ever said or done anything, even inadvertently, that someone you worked with might have considered to be an unwanted sexual advance?


Yes:
 32%
No:
 65%
I have never worked:
 4%

Male Respondents:

Yes:
 38%
No:
 60%
I have never worked:
 2%

Female Respondents:

Yes:
 24%
No:
 70%
I have never worked:
 6%

 


Does the place you work provide sexual harassment training for its employees?


Yes:
 38%
Yes for some, but not for all:
 8%
No:
 37%
I don't work:
 17%

 


Would you vote for a presidential candidate proven to have sexually harassed employees at any point in his or her career?


Yes:
 25%
No:
 75%

Male Respondents:

Yes:
 38%
No:
 63%

Female Respondents:

Yes:
 9%
No:
 91%

 


Do you personally think the sexual harassment charges against Herman Cain are true?


Yes:
 77%
No:
 23%

Male Respondents:

Yes:
 72%
No:
 28%

Female Respondents:

Yes:
 83%
No:
 17%

 


Regardless of whether you think the sexual harassment charges against Herman Cain are true or not, how well do you think he has had handled the charges so far?


Very well:
 4%
Well:
 17%
Not well:
 36%
Very poorly:
 43%

 


Which is a more prevalent problem in the place you work, sexual harassment or bullying (belittling comments, exclusion from outings, criticism of work)?


Sexual harrassment:
 7%
Bullying:
 37%
Neither is present in my workplace:
 38%
I don't have a workplace:
 18%

 


I am:


Male:
 54%
Female:
 46%

 


Note: Due to rounding, results for some questions may not total 100%.