CURRENT POLL IN CHILD PROTECTION
Child Marriage in Malaysia
6 questions polled on this topic
97% response rate
1,572 responded out of 1,619 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
1,572 responded out of 1,619 polled
Female
9%
Yes
 
Yes
74%
No
 
No
17%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

Male
15%
Yes
 
Yes
72%
No
 
No
13%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure
0-14
3%
Yes
 
Yes
83%
No
 
No
14%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

15-19
11%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No
17%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

20-24
11%
Yes
 
Yes
71%
No
 
No
18%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

25-30
10%
Yes
 
Yes
76%
No
 
No
14%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

31-34
10%
Yes
 
Yes
77%
No
 
No
13%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure

35+
4%
Yes
 
Yes
88%
No
 
No
7%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure
11%
Yes
 
Yes
73%
No
 
No
16%
Not Sure
 
Not Sure
MAY 21. 2018
Child Marriage is NOT OK
1,027 responded out of 1,156 polled
18
marriage
age
mereka
young
child
dan
children
life
married
kerana
tidak
enough
still
yang
mature
untuk
masih
kanak
get
think
education
matang
family
will
can
belum
make
decision
person
umur
future
muda
may
yet
maturity
mentally
responsibility
don
perkahwinan
re
people
tahun
bawah
need
perlu
matured
akan
di
pada
MAY 21. 2018
Child Marriage NOT SURE
206 responded out of 249 polled
married
depends
marriage
18
get
age
acceptable
can
tidak
kerana
child
people
will
love
person
think
ada
family
sometimes
yang
may
mereka
untuk
different
still
enough
getting
mature
bergantung
forced
kanak
pada
saya
situation
berkahwin
circumstances
dan
know
marry
muda
old
sure
consent
life
perkahwinan
ready
reason
someone
tetapi
time
MAY 21. 2018
Do you know anyone who is married under the age of 18
1,321 responded out of 1,332 polled
Female
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

Male
31%
Yes
 
Yes
69%
No
 
No
0-14
12%
Yes
 
Yes
88%
No
 
No

15-19
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

20-24
42%
Yes
 
Yes
58%
No
 
No

25-30
34%
Yes
 
Yes
66%
No
 
No

31-34
17%
Yes
 
Yes
83%
No
 
No

35+
33%
Yes
 
Yes
67%
No
 
No
39%
Yes
 
Yes
60%
No
 
No
MAY 21. 2018
Why did that person get married under the age of 18
513 responded out of 518 polled
pregnant
cinta
pregnancy
love
mengandung
kerana
dan
family
got
mereka
tidak
parents
sebab
married
keluarga
terlanjur
marriage
early
school
untuk
nikah
luar
sekolah
forced
yang
dia
khalwat
poor
get
girl
awal
dengan
ibu
mahu
nak
saya
sudah
tak
bapa
di
itu
suka
want
disebabkan
kahwin
mungkin
pasti
anak
avoid
belajar
MAY 21. 2018
Other reasons for Child Marriage happening
111 responded out of 128 polled
family
children
marriage
education
lack
yang
keluarga
life
married
want
age
can
culture
get
kahwin
know
marry
reasons
think
also
child
don
mungkin
poor
18
away
dan
feel
forced
ikut
kids
love
pressure
sebab
society
someone
sosial
spm
time
young
actually
addicted
agama
atau
attention
bapa
caused
circumstances
dah
dari

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