Opinion on premarital sex among young Indians 2019 by city type

According to a survey among young Indians, about 76 percent from metro cities disapproved of premarital sex. Although this was the popular opinion, this share was 56 percent among non-metro dwellers. Approval over sex before marriage was higher also higher among the latter during the survey period.

Opinion on premarital sex among Indian youth in 2019, by city type

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% Discount until June 30th
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Sources

Release date

June 2019

Region

India

Survey time period

May 22 to May 25, 2019*

Number of respondents

1,455 respondents

Age group

18-21 years

Special properties

across metros (Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai) and non-metros (Kochi, Lucknow, Indore and Guwahati).

Supplementary notes

*The source specified that some of the survey was done on these dates.

Question as phrased by the source: Are you fine with sex before marriage?

Figures may not not add up to 100 due to rounding off.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Matrimony.com"

Further Content: You might find this interesting as well

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.