CHILD PROTECTION
Constitutional court ruling on Child marriages - 2017
4 questions polled on this topic
22% response rate
4,304 responded out of 19,165 polled
Dec 5. 2016
Are you aware of the constitutional court ruling of January 2016 which bans marrying a person under the age of 18 years?
Dec 5. 2016
Do you agree with the ruling?
Dec 5. 2016
Why do you agree with the ruling?
Dec 5. 2016
Why do you disagree with the ruling?

POLL RESULTS

DEC 5. 2016
Are you aware of the constitutional court ruling of January 2016 which bans marrying a person under the age of 18 years?
4,304 responded out of 19,165 polled
Female
39%
No
 
No
61%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
31%
No
 
No
69%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

15-19
62%
yes
 
yes
38%
no
 
no

20-24
66%
yes
 
yes
34%
no
 
no

25-30
69%
yes
 
yes
31%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

35+
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no
34%
No
 
No
66%
Yes
 
Yes
DEC 5. 2016
Do you agree with the ruling?
4,026 responded out of 4,304 polled
Female
11%
No
 
No
89%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
15%
No
 
No
85%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

15-19
84%
yes
 
yes
16%
no
 
no

20-24
88%
yes
 
yes
12%
no
 
no

25-30
87%
yes
 
yes
13%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

35+
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no
13%
No
 
No
87%
Yes
 
Yes
DEC 5. 2016
Why do you agree with the ruling?
2,309 responded out of 3,492 polled
child
18
age
marriages
will
early
marriage
children
young
girl
mature
girls
person
education
married
make
enough
school
still
people
decisions
abuse
reduces
reduce
can
also
many
coz
able
life
agree
one
good
yes
future
marry
get
protects
yet
years
rate
need
time
think
helps
right
high
birth
rights
decision
DEC 5. 2016
Why do you disagree with the ruling?
355 responded out of 534 polled
age
18
16
will
married
girls
years
can
marriage
girl
mature
marry
people
yes
get
think
child
children
old
young
early
person
want
coz
now
one
right
don
dont
know
ok
life
ruling
sex
enough
law
year
consent
just
must
pregnant
sexual
someone
time
two
days
disagree
fair
love
make

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