UNDP AFRICA HUMAN DEVELOPMENT REPORT

Child Marriages and the Gender Gap

Created for the 2016 UNDP Africa Human Development Report, this project explores the relationship between the percentage of women between the ages of 20 and 24 who were married before the age of 18 in select African countries, and how this percentage compares to the UNDP's Human Development Index (HDI). Each country is represented by a triangle, with the height defined by the percentage of child marriage, the left corner of the triangle base the female score on the HDI, and the right the male score on the HDI. 

 

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