Results for - Handsy

2,023 voters participated in this survey

The term handsy usually refers to a man who attempts to touch women in an inappropriate way. However, some women who have a tendency to touch people they are speaking to on the arm or shoulder will refer to themselves as a "handsy" or "touchy feely" person.

1. Do you tend to reach out and touch people while you are speaking to them?

Yes
22%
440 votes
No
78%
1,560 votes

2. Does it make you uncomfortable for a person to touch your arm or shoulder while they are speaking to you?

Yes
39%
774 votes
No
39%
780 votes
Undecided
22%
446 votes

3. Does it make a difference in how you feel/react if the person touching you is a man as opposed to a woman?

A man touching my arm or shoulder in conversation bothers me. A woman doing so does not.
17%
332 votes
A woman touching my arm or shoulder in conversation bothers me. A man doing so does not.
5%
104 votes
It does not bother me for a man or woman to touch my arm or shoulder in conversation.
31%
623 votes
I prefer both genders keep their hands off of me.
45%
895 votes
Other (please specify)
2%
46 votes

4. Back to the more creepy definition of handsy. Has the spouse or significant other of one of your friends ever tried to get inappropriately handsy with you?

Yes
23%
459 votes
No
77%
1,541 votes

5. If yes to the previous question, did your friend know about the inappropriate behavior?

Yes
11%
211 votes
No
16%
321 votes
Undecided
8%
158 votes
Not Applicable
66%
1,310 votes
06/24/2016 Living 2023 21 By: UpstateSC

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