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Q: Marriages in India ( No Answer,   0 Comments )
Subject: Marriages in India
Category: Reference, Education and News > General Reference
Asked by: qwxiqdh-ga
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Posted: 06 Nov 2006 21:17 PST
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Question ID: 780701
(i) How many marriages take place in India each year?
(ii) What percentage of these are "arranged" marriages?
Please provide a source or reference for the answers. 

Thank you.

Request for Question Clarification by kriswrite-ga on 07 Nov 2006 08:47 PST
My research shows that the government of India does not keep records
on how many marriages are arranged. I can provide quotes about
educated guesses on this matter, but no hard statistics. Will this be


Clarification of Question by qwxiqdh-ga on 08 Nov 2006 07:05 PST
The data for the number of marriages has to be official or
semi-official (i.e., obtained from the census, the government or a
reputable organization). What proportion of marriages are "arranged"
can be educated guesses but the source or reference should be

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