Dutch children most scared of spiders

Spiders are the biggest fear of 20% of Dutch children, who say they are ‘dirty, scarey, big, irritating and stupid’, according to a UN survey. Almost 13% are scared of the dark and nearly 8% are frightened of thunder and lightning.

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