Topics Right to marry

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

Description

Grants adults the right to enter into a legally recognized, long-term commitment to one another. This may include a definition of marriage, and may or may not be limited to heterosexual couples.

Categories

Rights and Duties

Keywords

family

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution provide for the right to marry?