VTsIOM: More than 70% of Russians Consider Marriage Registration as Compulsory
OREANDA-NEWS It is noted that 94% of respondents consider the optimal age for marriage is 24 years for women and 27 years for men.
Most Russians are confident that the marriage should be officially registered. Experts of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center came to this conclusion after the survey on July 4, 2019.
According to their data, 77% of the population of Russia support mandatory registration of family relations.
It clarifies the TASS, especially popular this opinion in people over 60 years (84%). Also young people from 19 to 24 years old (17%) and from 25 to 34 years old (18%) are in solidarity with this. Another 11% expressed a similar opinion, but they do not consider marriage registration as a mandatory measure for creating a family.
It is noted that 94% of respondents consider the optimal age for marriage is 24 years for women and 27 years for men.
Discussing the topic of divorce, 56% of respondents said that such a decision needs to be made, given the individual situation, another 30% think that divorce is possible with the actual dissolution of the family, and another 10% do not consider the possibility of divorce.
Among the reasons that could change the decision to file for divorce, the Russians called the impossibility of “dividing” children (34%) and the financial dependence of one of the spouses (25%).
The respondents said that poverty and the inability to provide households (46%), adultery and jealousy of one of the lovers (22%), selfishness and misunderstanding in a couple (21%) can push for a divorce.