Topics State support for children

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Obligates the state to provide financial or material resources to children.


Rights and Duties


juveniles; minors; social security

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution provide for either general or financial support by the government for any of the following groups?