Resource Type: Research Summary
Authors: Health Finance and Governance Project
Resource Description: To strengthen the findings of the quantitative survey described in the main report, a separate team consisting of Moderator and notes taker held focus group discussions (FGDs) to get more in-depth, qualitative information. FGDs were conducted with married adolescent girls, their husbands, unmarried adolescent girls, and unmarried adolescent boys in same two districts of Madhya Pradesh (MP) and Odisha, the states where the quantitative survey was carried out. Most FGDs were done in villages other than those surveyed; the exception was that FGDs with husbands of married adolescent girls were conducted in the same village where married adolescent girls had been interviewed in the qualitative survey.