Who is Andrew Tate?
Andrew Tate is social media influencer, kickboxer and self-proclaimed misogynist. He rose to popularity in 2022, offering his followers motivational messages around fitness, making money and attracting women. His views on gender are simplistic in that men should provide and women should submit.
On the topic of women, Tate describes them as property. He also has a history of physically assaulting women and victim-blaming.
How well-known is Andrew Tate?
81% of parents are aware of Andrew Tate compared to only 59% of children. However, older children — especially boys — show more awareness than younger children, with 75% of 15-16-year-olds saying they’re aware of Andrew Tate.
What do parents and children think of Tate?
Nearly a quarter (23%) of 15-16-year-old boys have a positive view of Andrew Tate compared to only 10% of girls at this age.
Furthermore, one-third of dads (32%) view Andrew Tate favourably compared to 10% of mums. This positive view is even higher among young dads: 52% of 25-34-year-old dads compared to 19% of mums.
Additionally, 49% of 25-34-year-old dads believe their child has a positive view of Andrew Tate.