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Poll: Do you sext?

Irish teenagers have the fourth highest rate of sexting among young people in Europe.

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TEENAGERS IN IRELAND have one of the highest rates of sexting in Europe, according to new research.

At least 25% of the 300 secondary school students surveyed said they engaged in the practice.

Sexting involves sending someone sexually-explicit photographs or messages.

The issue will be discussed at an Anti-Bullying Research Centre conference at Dublin City University today.

Today’s poll question is: Do you sext?


Poll Results:

No (9250)
Yes (3850)


About the author:

Órla Ryan

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