Dating, Family and Children Peru

Dating and Marriage

Some group dating occurs in the late teen years, but dating in couples is almost strictly reserved for courtship. Common-law marriage is not uncommon and is widely accepted, except in the upper class.

Family and Children

The family is important in Peru. The father is the undisputed head of the family, while the mother spends most of her time directing and performing household duties. Families on average have three children.

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