CURRENT POLL IN CHILD PROTECTION
Child Marriage in Malaysia
6 questions polled on this topic
97% response rate
1,462 responded out of 1,508 polled
May 21. 2018
Is it acceptable for a person to get married under the age of 18
May 21. 2018
Child Marriage is NOT OK
May 21. 2018
Child Marriage NOT SURE
May 21. 2018
Do you know anyone who is married under the age of 18
May 21. 2018
Why did that person get married under the age of 18
May 21. 2018
Other reasons for Child Marriage happening

POLL RESULTS

MAY 21. 2018
Is it acceptable for a person to get married under the age of 18
1,462 responded out of 1,508 polled
Female
9%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No
18%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

Male
16%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No
12%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure
0-14
4%
yes
 
yes
82%
no
 
no
14%
not sure
 
not sure

15-19
10%
yes
 
yes
73%
no
 
no
17%
not sure
 
not sure

20-24
12%
yes
 
yes
70%
no
 
no
18%
not sure
 
not sure

25-30
11%
yes
 
yes
75%
no
 
no
14%
not sure
 
not sure

31-34
10%
yes
 
yes
77%
no
 
no
13%
not sure
 
not sure

35+
5%
yes
 
yes
87%
no
 
no
8%
not sure
 
not sure
11%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No
16%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure
MAY 21. 2018
Child Marriage is NOT OK
954 responded out of 1,070 polled
18
marriage
age
mereka
dan
young
child
children
life
married
tidak
kerana
yang
masih
still
enough
untuk
kanak
mature
get
education
matang
think
family
can
belum
will
person
umur
muda
make
future
maturity
yet
decision
may
mentally
perkahwinan
re
tahun
matured
people
responsibility
perlu
akan
bawah
di
don
pada
need
MAY 21. 2018
Child Marriage NOT SURE
191 responded out of 232 polled
married
depends
marriage
18
age
get
tidak
acceptable
can
kerana
people
child
love
sometimes
yang
ada
family
mereka
untuk
different
still
will
may
person
think
bergantung
enough
kanak
mature
pada
saya
berkahwin
dan
forced
know
muda
situation
sure
circumstances
getting
marry
perkahwinan
ready
someone
tetapi
young
itu
keluarga
kepada
life
MAY 21. 2018
Do you know anyone who is married under the age of 18
1,231 responded out of 1,241 polled
Female
43%
Yes
 
Yes
57%
No
 
No

Male
32%
Yes
 
Yes
68%
No
 
No
0-14
12%
yes
 
yes
88%
no
 
no

15-19
41%
yes
 
yes
59%
no
 
no

20-24
43%
yes
 
yes
57%
no
 
no

25-30
37%
yes
 
yes
63%
no
 
no

31-34
17%
yes
 
yes
83%
no
 
no

35+
35%
yes
 
yes
65%
no
 
no
39%
Yes
 
Yes
60%
No
 
No
MAY 21. 2018
Why did that person get married under the age of 18
485 responded out of 490 polled
pregnant
cinta
love
mengandung
kerana
pregnancy
dan
family
tidak
got
mereka
parents
married
sebab
keluarga
terlanjur
school
untuk
early
marriage
nikah
luar
sekolah
yang
dia
khalwat
forced
girl
awal
get
mahu
poor
saya
sudah
tak
dengan
di
ibu
itu
nak
suka
want
bapa
disebabkan
kahwin
mungkin
anak
avoid
belajar
berkahwin
MAY 21. 2018
Other reasons for Child Marriage happening
93 responded out of 109 polled
children
family
education
lack
marriage
yang
keluarga
life
married
want
age
culture
get
kahwin
know
think
can
child
don
marry
mungkin
reasons
18
also
dan
feel
forced
ikut
kids
love
poor
pressure
sebab
society
someone
sosial
spm
time
young
actually
addicted
agama
atau
attention
bapa
caused
dah
dari
decision
dengan

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