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Table 4 Perceptions about marital outcomes and options for infertile couple

From: Knowledge, perceptions and myths regarding infertility among selected adult population in Pakistan: a cross-sectional study

   Total
Questions pertaining to Perception about marital outcomes Response n %
If a female cannot have a baby, do you think this is grounds for divorce? Yes
No
37
406
08
92
If a female cannot have children, do you think this is a valid reason for the man to have a second marriage? Yes
No
254
189
57
43
If a male cannot have children, do you think this is grounds for divorce? Yes
No
179
260
41
59
If a couple cannot have a child, do you think they should adopt? Yes
No
406
37
92
08
Who is being blamed for infertility in the society? Husband
Wife
Both
Neither
17
382
23
24
04
86
05
05
Do you think it is socially acceptable to have a test-tube baby? Yes
No
140
174
45
55
Do you think fertility drugs are socially acceptable? Yes
No
139
9
94
06