CHILD PROTECTION
Follow up article - Over 4500 minors dropped out of school this year because of early marriage and the number seems to be on the increase
6 questions polled on this topic
40% response rate
24,482 responded out of 61,790 polled
Nov 22. 2016
Did you know over 4500 minors dropped out of school this year because of early marriage and the number seems to be on the increase?
Nov 22. 2016
How can school systems discourage children from early marriages?
Nov 22. 2016
How can school systems discourage parents and guardians from encouraging early marriages?
Nov 22. 2016
Will early school enrollment for children work as a way of addressing the problem of early marriages?
Nov 22. 2016
Will school feeding schemes help to keep children in schools?
Nov 22. 2016
What do you think school system can do to address this problem?

POLL RESULTS

NOV 22. 2016
Did you know over 4500 minors dropped out of school this year because of early marriage and the number seems to be on the increase?
24,482 responded out of 61,790 polled
Female
68%
Yes
 
Yes
32%
No
 
No

Male
69%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
0-14
63%
Yes
 
Yes
37%
No
 
No

15-19
71%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No

20-24
66%
Yes
 
Yes
34%
No
 
No

25-30
69%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No

31-34
73%
Yes
 
Yes
27%
No
 
No

35+
69%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
69%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
NOV 22. 2016
How can school systems discourage children from early marriages?
17,108 responded out of 20,795 polled
early
marriages
school
children
education
marriage
child
teach
schools
teaching
educate
dangers
educating
disadvantages
must
guidance
parents
can
counselling
effects
awareness
girls
campaigns
fees
also
yes
00
lessons
think
life
girl
introducing
students
pupils
sex
teachers
introduce
will
free
giving
discourage
young
importance
councelling
know
counseling
married
poverty
age
telling
NOV 22. 2016
How can school systems discourage parents and guardians from encouraging early marriages?
13,840 responded out of 15,474 polled
parents
early
children
marriages
school
child
marriage
education
must
educating
educate
teach
can
meetings
teaching
also
guardians
dangers
police
schools
awareness
will
effects
campaigns
disadvantages
importance
law
encourage
report
need
telling
00
parent
know
fees
tell
married
girl
giving
get
give
community
workshops
laws
encouraging
life
reporting
educated
girls
future
NOV 22. 2016
Will early school enrollment for children work as a way of addressing the problem of early marriages?
13,196 responded out of 13,558 polled
Female
55%
Yes
 
Yes
45%
No
 
No

Male
53%
Yes
 
Yes
47%
No
 
No
0-14
71%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
No
 
No

15-19
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
No
 
No

20-24
53%
Yes
 
Yes
47%
No
 
No

25-30
47%
Yes
 
Yes
53%
No
 
No

31-34
48%
Yes
 
Yes
52%
No
 
No

35+
52%
Yes
 
Yes
48%
No
 
No
53%
Yes
 
Yes
47%
No
 
No
NOV 22. 2016
Will school feeding schemes help to keep children in schools?
11,852 responded out of 12,013 polled
Female
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

Male
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No
0-14
95%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
No
 
No

15-19
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

20-24
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

25-30
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No

31-34
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

35+
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No
NOV 22. 2016
What do you think school system can do to address this problem?
5,136 responded out of 5,661 polled
children
school
early
parents
marriages
child
must
education
marriage
schools
can
teach
educate
problem
students
work
think
will
introduce
system
awareness
guidance
age
00
teaching
educating
pupils
subject
police
girl
dangers
report
girls
campaigns
make
give
counselling
help
yes
fees
lessons
encourage
like
curriculum
teachers
free
issue
community
also
effects

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