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Online Harms Survey: Experiences of online abuse


To better understand the lived victim experience of ‘online harms’, the Victims’ Commissioner invited individuals living in England and Wales to take part in an anonymous survey. This survey ran from 20 January to 27 February 2022.

We include here the original survey questions as they appeared online. The responses to which informed the findings of the Victims’ Commissioner’s Online Harms survey report, published in June 2022.

For further information, see the Online Harms survey pages on the Victims’ Commissioner’s website.