CHILD PROTECTION
U-Reporters in Bangladesh tell us what they think about child marriage
4 questions polled on this topic
16% response rate
700 responded out of 4,296 polled
Aug 8. 2017
If you knew of a child marriage taking place would u alert the authorities or try to stop it?
Aug 8. 2017
What would you chose to do?
Aug 8. 2017
Why would you not alter the authority?
Aug 8. 2017
What age do you consider the most appropriate for marriage?

POLL RESULTS

AUG 8. 2017
If you knew of a child marriage taking place would u alert the authorities or try to stop it?
700 responded out of 4,296 polled
Female
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

Male
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No
0-14
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No

20-24
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No

25-30
92%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
No
 
No

31-34
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

35+
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
No
 
No
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No
AUG 8. 2017
What would you chose to do?
524 responded out of 619 polled
Female
64%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
36%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult

Male
79%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
21%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult
0-14
100%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
0%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult

15-19
72%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
28%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult

20-24
76%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
24%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult

25-30
76%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
24%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult

31-34
100%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
0%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult

35+
67%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
33%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult
77%
Alert local authorities
 
Alert local authorities
23%
Tell my parents or respected adult
 
Tell my parents or respected adult
AUG 8. 2017
Why would you not alter the authority?
38 responded out of 81 polled
Female
40%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
60%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash

Male
42%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
58%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash
0-14
0%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
0%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash

15-19
0%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
100%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash

20-24
71%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
29%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash

25-30
25%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
75%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash

31-34
0%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
0%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash

35+
0%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
100%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash
42%
It's non of my business to interfere
 
It's non of my business to interfere
58%
I'm afraid of any backlash
 
I'm afraid of any backlash
AUG 8. 2017
What age do you consider the most appropriate for marriage?
623 responded out of 643 polled
Female
2%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
2%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
16%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
55%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
25%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

Male
3%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
7%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
44%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
36%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
10%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up
0-14
0%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
0%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
14%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
43%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
43%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

15-19
1%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
4%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
38%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
44%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
13%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

20-24
3%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
6%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
40%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
39%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
12%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

25-30
2%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
6%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
42%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
36%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
13%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

31-34
0%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
0%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
67%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
0%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
33%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

35+
0%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
0%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
14%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
71%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
14%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up
3%
Under 13 is ok
 
Under 13 is ok
6%
14-27 years
 
14-27 years
39%
18-21 years
 
18-21 years
40%
21-25 years
 
21-25 years
13%
25 years and up
 
25 years and up

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