CHILD MARRIAGE
U-Reporter! Child Marriages are ruining thousands of lives every year in Uganda. We'd like 2 ask u: Are you married? Please reply with a YES or a NO
6 questions polled on this topic
11% response rate
31,738 responded out of 293,196 polled
Jun 10. 2016
U-Reporter! Child Marriages are ruining thousands of lives every year in Uganda. We'd like 2 ask u: Are you married? Please reply with a YES or a NO
Jun 10. 2016
At what age were you married? please respond with a nr only
Jun 10. 2016
Child Marriage is illegal, unjust, leads 2 social isolation and robs girls of their opportunities. Do u know da age when it is legal 2 get married in Uganda?
Jun 10. 2016
Da legal age 2 get married in Uganda is 18. If u get married before 18 it is illegal. In da last 3 months, do u know of any child whose marriage was prevented?
Jun 10. 2016
Thanks 4 sharing! Do you know anyone in your community involved in actively preventing child marriage? Please tell us by replying with a YES or a NO
Jun 10. 2016
Thank you U-Reporter! Ur participation help save lives! Can you tell us who is supporting those who are fighting child marriage?

POLL RESULTS

JUN 10. 2016
U-Reporter! Child Marriages are ruining thousands of lives every year in Uganda. We'd like 2 ask u: Are you married? Please reply with a YES or a NO
31,738 responded out of 293,196 polled
Female
58%
No
 
No
42%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
52%
No
 
No
48%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
52%
no
 
no
48%
yes
 
yes

15-19
74%
no
 
no
26%
yes
 
yes

20-24
76%
no
 
no
24%
yes
 
yes

25-30
46%
no
 
no
54%
yes
 
yes

31-34
22%
no
 
no
78%
yes
 
yes

35+
15%
no
 
no
85%
yes
 
yes
53%
No
 
No
47%
Yes
 
Yes
JUN 10. 2016
At what age were you married? please respond with a nr only
11,678 responded out of 14,848 polled
Female
100%
numeric
 
numeric

Male
100%
numeric
 
numeric
0-14
100%
numeric
 
numeric

15-19
100%
numeric
 
numeric

20-24
100%
numeric
 
numeric

25-30
100%
numeric
 
numeric

31-34
100%
numeric
 
numeric

35+
100%
numeric
 
numeric
100%
numeric
 
numeric
JUN 10. 2016
Child Marriage is illegal, unjust, leads 2 social isolation and robs girls of their opportunities. Do u know da age when it is legal 2 get married in Uganda?
17,071 responded out of 29,459 polled
Female
36%
No
 
No
64%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
32%
No
 
No
68%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
27%
no
 
no
73%
yes
 
yes

15-19
36%
no
 
no
64%
yes
 
yes

20-24
37%
no
 
no
63%
yes
 
yes

25-30
32%
no
 
no
68%
yes
 
yes

31-34
26%
no
 
no
74%
yes
 
yes

35+
21%
no
 
no
79%
yes
 
yes
34%
No
 
No
66%
Yes
 
Yes
JUN 10. 2016
Da legal age 2 get married in Uganda is 18. If u get married before 18 it is illegal. In da last 3 months, do u know of any child whose marriage was prevented?
18,388 responded out of 23,641 polled
Female
70%
No
 
No
30%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
71%
No
 
No
29%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
76%
no
 
no
24%
yes
 
yes

15-19
65%
no
 
no
35%
yes
 
yes

20-24
70%
no
 
no
30%
yes
 
yes

25-30
71%
no
 
no
29%
yes
 
yes

31-34
71%
no
 
no
29%
yes
 
yes

35+
74%
no
 
no
26%
yes
 
yes
71%
No
 
No
29%
Yes
 
Yes
JUN 10. 2016
Thanks 4 sharing! Do you know anyone in your community involved in actively preventing child marriage? Please tell us by replying with a YES or a NO
17,021 responded out of 19,320 polled
Female
42%
No
 
No
58%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
34%
No
 
No
66%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
30%
no
 
no
70%
yes
 
yes

15-19
38%
no
 
no
62%
yes
 
yes

20-24
39%
no
 
no
61%
yes
 
yes

25-30
34%
no
 
no
66%
yes
 
yes

31-34
33%
no
 
no
67%
yes
 
yes

35+
31%
no
 
no
69%
yes
 
yes
36%
No
 
No
64%
Yes
 
Yes
JUN 10. 2016
Thank you U-Reporter! Ur participation help save lives! Can you tell us who is supporting those who are fighting child marriage?
2,779 responded out of 17,376 polled
Female
8%
Ngo
 
Ngo
34%
Gov
 
Gov
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
14%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Reach
 
Reach
14%
Church
 
Church
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
11%
Save
 
Save
5%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
4%
Relative
 
Relative
10%
Org
 
Org

Male
8%
Ngo
 
Ngo
33%
Gov
 
Gov
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
18%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Reach
 
Reach
11%
Church
 
Church
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
10%
Save
 
Save
6%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
3%
Relative
 
Relative
10%
Org
 
Org
0-14
33%
ngo
 
ngo
33%
gov
 
gov
0%
acodev
 
acodev
0%
c&d
 
c&d
0%
reach
 
reach
33%
church
 
church
0%
tpo
 
tpo
0%
girlsnotbrides
 
girlsnotbrides
0%
save
 
save
0%
worldvision
 
worldvision
0%
relative
 
relative
0%
org
 
org

15-19
4%
ngo
 
ngo
31%
gov
 
gov
0%
acodev
 
acodev
19%
c&d
 
c&d
0%
reach
 
reach
10%
church
 
church
0%
tpo
 
tpo
0%
girlsnotbrides
 
girlsnotbrides
13%
save
 
save
6%
worldvision
 
worldvision
11%
relative
 
relative
6%
org
 
org

20-24
8%
ngo
 
ngo
35%
gov
 
gov
0%
acodev
 
acodev
16%
c&d
 
c&d
0%
reach
 
reach
11%
church
 
church
0%
tpo
 
tpo
0%
girlsnotbrides
 
girlsnotbrides
12%
save
 
save
5%
worldvision
 
worldvision
5%
relative
 
relative
8%
org
 
org

25-30
7%
ngo
 
ngo
33%
gov
 
gov
0%
acodev
 
acodev
18%
c&d
 
c&d
0%
reach
 
reach
12%
church
 
church
0%
tpo
 
tpo
0%
girlsnotbrides
 
girlsnotbrides
9%
save
 
save
6%
worldvision
 
worldvision
3%
relative
 
relative
11%
org
 
org

31-34
8%
ngo
 
ngo
33%
gov
 
gov
1%
acodev
 
acodev
15%
c&d
 
c&d
0%
reach
 
reach
13%
church
 
church
0%
tpo
 
tpo
0%
girlsnotbrides
 
girlsnotbrides
7%
save
 
save
13%
worldvision
 
worldvision
1%
relative
 
relative
10%
org
 
org

35+
9%
ngo
 
ngo
29%
gov
 
gov
0%
acodev
 
acodev
20%
c&d
 
c&d
0%
reach
 
reach
14%
church
 
church
0%
tpo
 
tpo
0%
girlsnotbrides
 
girlsnotbrides
9%
save
 
save
7%
worldvision
 
worldvision
0%
relative
 
relative
11%
org
 
org
7%
Ngo
 
Ngo
34%
Gov
 
Gov
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
17%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Reach
 
Reach
12%
Church
 
Church
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
10%
Save
 
Save
7%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
4%
Relative
 
Relative
10%
Org
 
Org

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