Share of men who rather educate sons than their daughters by MENA country 2017

Share of men in the Middle East and North Africa who would educate their sons rather than their daughters if resources were limited as of 2017, by country*

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Release date

October 2017


Africa, MENA

Survey time period

April 2016 to March 2017

Number of respondents

4,830 respondents

Age group

18-59 years

Special properties

Male respondents from Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco and Palestine

Method of interview


Supplementary notes

* Original question stated as follow: "If resources are scarce, it is more important to educate sons than daughters".

Methodology can be found on page 2-4.

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