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Roma Gender Dimensions in Bulgarian Neighborhoods

4

Population:

2,200

Byala Slatina

Ethnic Subgroups:

Population:

402

Kalayzdhi, Reshetari Education: Girls

Ethnic Subgroups:

45% complete secondary schoo

Eastern Orthodox or Evangelists

Age of marriage Men 21-22

Population:

8,000-9,000

Mixed, Djorevtsi Education: Girls Less than 50% complete secondary school

Age of marriage

20-23

very few complete secondary school

17-20

Age of marriage Men

Hristo Botev

17

Neighborhood in Sofia

Sheker Mahala Neighborhood in Plovdiv

Ethnic Subgroups:

Men

Education: Girls

Women

Women 16-20

Population:

8,000 - 9,000

Ethnic Subgroups: Holohane Roma (Millet), majority Muslims

Education: Girls very few complete secondary school

Age of marriage Men 18

Women 15

Women 13

Vesselinovo Neighborhood in Yambol


Roma Gender Dimensions in Four Bulgarian Neighborhoods