Do you have low self esteem? Answer these 10 questions and you will know

Published on:9 December 2021, 22:27pm IST

Nobody chooses to have low self esteem, but circumstances can leave it dented sometimes. This quiz will help you identify how low or high is your self esteem.

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Tell us how you feel about yourself and we will reveal the range of self esteem. Image courtesy: Shutterstock

Do you doubt yourself often? Do you think you aren’t capable enough to do something? Is your confidence level low? If so, you might be dealing with low esteem. Low self esteem is something a lot of people struggle with. It is how an individual values themselves. 

People can have both high self esteem or low self esteem, but people often tend to not admit it if they suffer from the latter.

No one is born with low self esteem. But whatever the reasons might be, low self esteem not just affects your confidence but also takes away a lot from you. 

If you can relate with this or not or if you’re wondering whether you’ve high or low self esteem, take this quiz designed by Aashima Chhatwal, Counselling Psychologist at Kaleidoscope- a unit of Dr. Bakshi’s Healthcare for HealthShots. 


Do you find it difficult to attain the goals you set for yourself?


Do you give up when something looks difficult?


Do you doubt if you are a worthwhile person?


Are you dissatisfied with where you are in life?


Do you value and respect others’ opinions more than your own?


Do you often find yourself making comparisons with others?


Are you afraid that others will judge you for your choices?


Do you feel confident in your abilities?


Do you struggle to make decisions or stand by them?


Are you able to handle criticism positively?