CHILD PROTECTION
Constitutional court ruling on Child marriages
4 questions polled on this topic
31% response rate
6,401 responded out of 20,418 polled
Feb 16. 2016
Are you aware of the constitutional court ruling of January 2016 which bans marrying a person under the age of 18 years?
Feb 16. 2016
Do you agree with the ruling?
Feb 16. 2016
Why do you agree with the ruling?
Feb 16. 2016
Why do you disagree with the ruling?

POLL RESULTS

FEB 16. 2016
Are you aware of the constitutional court ruling of January 2016 which bans marrying a person under the age of 18 years?
6,401 responded out of 20,418 polled
Female
38%
No
 
No
62%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
34%
No
 
No
66%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

15-19
58%
yes
 
yes
42%
no
 
no

20-24
62%
yes
 
yes
38%
no
 
no

25-30
65%
yes
 
yes
35%
no
 
no

31-34
72%
yes
 
yes
28%
no
 
no

35+
74%
yes
 
yes
26%
no
 
no
36%
No
 
No
64%
Yes
 
Yes
FEB 16. 2016
Do you agree with the ruling?
5,714 responded out of 6,406 polled
Female
14%
No
 
No
86%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
18%
No
 
No
82%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

15-19
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
no
 
no

20-24
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
no
 
no

25-30
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
no
 
no

31-34
84%
yes
 
yes
16%
no
 
no

35+
87%
yes
 
yes
13%
no
 
no
17%
No
 
No
83%
Yes
 
Yes
FEB 16. 2016
Why do you agree with the ruling?
3,058 responded out of 4,770 polled
18
child
age
young
will
children
marriage
girls
mature
early
marriages
girl
married
yes
school
enough
education
still
person
people
make
abuse
can
coz
many
future
agree
also
decisions
able
get
life
reduces
time
good
reduce
ruling
need
marry
one
think
right
years
becoz
birth
rights
matured
maturity
rate
old
FEB 16. 2016
Why do you disagree with the ruling?
590 responded out of 947 polled
age
18
yes
16
girls
married
will
girl
people
person
years
marriage
ruling
coz
mature
child
agree
can
old
early
think
children
sex
ok
young
becoz
get
marry
life
better
love
disagree
many
now
generation
nowadays
enough
good
pregnant
17
must
school
still
16yrs
becouse
days
go
like
say
18yrs

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