Discriminatory family code

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The discriminatory family code sub-index presents you with data on: Early marriage : The percentage of women married between 15 and 19 years, Parental authority after divorce: Whether women and men have the same right to be the legal guardian of a child during marriage Legal age of marriage: Whether women and men have the same legal minimum age of marriage Parental authority after divorce and legal age of marriage are presented as values ranging from 0 to 1, with 0 meaning that the law guarantees the same rights for men and women and 1 meaning that the law does not guarantee the same rights to men and women.

Discriminatory family code

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Discriminatory family code

The discriminatory family code sub-index presents you with data on:

  • Early marriage : The percentage of women married between 15 and 19 years,

  • Parental authority after divorce: Whether women and men have the same right to be the legal guardian of a child during marriage

  • Legal age of marriage: Whether women and men have the same legal minimum age of marriage

Parental authority after divorce and legal age of marriage are presented as values ranging from 0 to 1, with 0 meaning that the law guarantees the same rights for men and women and 1 meaning that the law does not guarantee the same rights to men and women.

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