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Table 1

Table 1:
Nuptiality patterns in Teknaf and Matlab in 1982-83
 
 
Nuptiality Teknaf Matlab
 
Remarriage rates (per 100 marriages): brides 32.4 15.6
  grooms 44.0 25.4
Polygynous marriages per 100 marriages   17.5 5.0
Divorce per 100 marriages   30.2 15.9
Mean age at first marriage (in years): brides 16.3 17.8
  grooms 22.2 24.8
 

Sources: Rahman et al. 1985-1986, Shaikh et al. 1984 and 1985.

 

 

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Determinants of Divorce in a Traditional Muslim Community in Bangladesh
Nurul Alam, Sajal K. Saha, Jeroen K. van Ginneken
© 2000 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ISSN 1435-9871
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