Health / Emotional and sexual life - - MENA region

Marriage in the Arab world

20.10.2015 / Created by (EMWF)

The evolution of demographic marriage patterns reflects the social and economic changes taking place in the Arab world. This brief emphasises the current trends in marriage customs in the Arab world and their effects and challenges at a political level. This article highlights the links between marriage schemes and other social and demographic trends, such as marriage and age education level. 


  • Type of publication : Article
  • Author : Farzaneh Roudi-Fahimi, Hoda Rashad, Magued Osman
  • Publishing house : Population Reference Bureau
  • Publication date : 2005
  • Number of pages : 8
  • Language : English


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