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
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

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

15-19
26%
Yes
 
Yes
74%
No
 
No

20-24
24%
Yes
 
Yes
76%
No
 
No

25-30
54%
Yes
 
Yes
46%
No
 
No

31-34
78%
Yes
 
Yes
22%
No
 
No

35+
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No
47%
Yes
 
Yes
53%
No
 
No
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
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

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

15-19
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
No

20-24
63%
Yes
 
Yes
37%
No
 
No

25-30
68%
Yes
 
Yes
32%
No
 
No

31-34
74%
Yes
 
Yes
26%
No
 
No

35+
79%
Yes
 
Yes
21%
No
 
No
66%
Yes
 
Yes
34%
No
 
No
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
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

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

15-19
35%
Yes
 
Yes
65%
No
 
No

20-24
30%
Yes
 
Yes
70%
No
 
No

25-30
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

31-34
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No

35+
26%
Yes
 
Yes
74%
No
 
No
29%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No
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
58%
Yes
 
Yes
42%
No
 
No

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

15-19
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
No
 
No

20-24
61%
Yes
 
Yes
39%
No
 
No

25-30
66%
Yes
 
Yes
34%
No
 
No

31-34
67%
Yes
 
Yes
33%
No
 
No

35+
69%
Yes
 
Yes
31%
No
 
No
64%
Yes
 
Yes
36%
No
 
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?
2,779 responded out of 17,376 polled
Female
10%
Org
 
Org
4%
Relative
 
Relative
5%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
11%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
14%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
14%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
34%
Gov
 
Gov
8%
Ngo
 
Ngo

Male
10%
Org
 
Org
3%
Relative
 
Relative
6%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
10%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
11%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
18%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
33%
Gov
 
Gov
8%
Ngo
 
Ngo
0-14
0%
Org
 
Org
0%
Relative
 
Relative
0%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
0%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
33%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
0%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
33%
Gov
 
Gov
33%
Ngo
 
Ngo

15-19
6%
Org
 
Org
11%
Relative
 
Relative
6%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
13%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
10%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
19%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
31%
Gov
 
Gov
4%
Ngo
 
Ngo

20-24
8%
Org
 
Org
5%
Relative
 
Relative
5%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
12%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
11%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
16%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
35%
Gov
 
Gov
8%
Ngo
 
Ngo

25-30
11%
Org
 
Org
3%
Relative
 
Relative
6%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
9%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
12%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
18%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
33%
Gov
 
Gov
7%
Ngo
 
Ngo

31-34
10%
Org
 
Org
1%
Relative
 
Relative
13%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
7%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
13%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
15%
C&d
 
C&d
1%
Acodev
 
Acodev
33%
Gov
 
Gov
8%
Ngo
 
Ngo

35+
11%
Org
 
Org
0%
Relative
 
Relative
7%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
9%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
14%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
20%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
29%
Gov
 
Gov
9%
Ngo
 
Ngo
10%
Org
 
Org
4%
Relative
 
Relative
7%
Worldvision
 
Worldvision
10%
Save
 
Save
0%
Girlsnotbrides
 
Girlsnotbrides
0%
Tpo
 
Tpo
12%
Church
 
Church
0%
Reach
 
Reach
17%
C&d
 
C&d
0%
Acodev
 
Acodev
34%
Gov
 
Gov
7%
Ngo
 
Ngo

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