Pemahaman Undang-Undang Perkawinan Terhadap Penundaan Perkawinan Usia Dini pada Remaja Indonesia

  • Agoes Dariyo Universitas Tarumanagara Jakarta
  • Mia Hadiati Universitas Tarumanagara Jakarta
  • R. Rahaditya Universitas Tarumanagara Jakarta
Keywords: marital law, postponement of marriage, adolescence


Early age marriage has become widespread coverage through the media and is one of the causes of divorce in Indonesia. The emergence of early age marriage is due to the low awareness of adolescents to understand law number 1 of 1974 concerning marriage. Therefore, the study discusses whether the understanding of law number 1 of 1974 concerning marriage has a role in delaying early age marriage in adolescents in Indonesia. The study involved 213 adolescents (17-22 years). Retrieval of data is used questionnaires, namely understanding the law of marriage, life satisfaction, resilience and delaying early marriage. Analysis of research data is taken with spearman who has correlation and non-linear regression. The results show that the understanding attitude of martial law had a role in delaying early marriage in adolescents in Indonesia.

Perkawinan usia dini telah menjadi pemberitaan luas melalui media  dan menjadi salah satu penyebab perceraian di Indonesia. Munculnya perkawinan usia dini disebabkan oleh rendahnya kesadaran remaja untuk memahami undang-undang nomor 1 tahun 1974 tentang perkawinan. Penelitian ini membahas mengenai pemahaman undang-undang nomor 1 tahun 1974 tentang perkawinan berperan bagi remaja untuk melakukan penundaan perkawinan usia dini di Indonesia. Penelitian melibatkan subjek remaja berjumlah 213 orang  dengan rentang usia 17-22 tahun. Pengambilan data dengan menggunakan  kuosioner yaitu sikap pemahaman hukum perkawinan, kepuasan hidup, resiliensi dan penundaan perkawinan usia dini. Analisis data penelitian dengan menggunakan korelasi spearman rho dan regresi non-linear. Hasil penelitian menunjukkan bahwa sikap pemahaman hukum perkawinan berperan dalam penundaan perkawinan usia dini pada remaja di Indonesia.


Download data is not yet available.


Anderson, R. E. (2018). And still WE rise: Parent–child relationships, resilience, and school readiness in low-income urban Black families. Journal of Family Psychology, 32(1), 60–70.

Ashsubli, M. (2015). Undang-Undang Perkawinan Dalam Pluralitas Hukum Agama (Judicial Review Pasal Perkawinan Beda Agama). Jurnal Cita Hukum, 3(2), 289–302.

Berk, L. E., & Meyers, A. B. (2016). Infants, children, and adolescents (Eighth edition). Pearson.

Brooks, D. R., & Goldstein, S. (2004). The Power of Resilience: Achieving Balance, Confidence, and Personal Strength in Your Life (1 edition). McGraw-Hill Education.

Djubaedah, N. (2019). Child Marriage and Zina in Indonesian Legislation In Islamic Law. Jurnal Hukum & Pembangunan, 49(1), 202–223.

Eid, M., & Larsen, R. J. (2008). The science of subjective well-being. Guilford Press.

Fagan, J., & Palkovitz, R. (2007). Unmarried, nonresident fathers’ involvement with their infants: A risk and resilience perspective. Journal of Family Psychology, 21(3), 479–489.

Fenning, R. M., & Baker, J. K. (2012). Mother–child interaction and resilience in children with early developmental risk. Journal of Family Psychology, 26(3), 411–420.

Goswami, B. (2012). An Investigation into the Pattern of Delayed Marriage in India.

Jeon, S., & Neppl, T. K. (2016). Intergenerational continuity in economic hardship, parental positivity, and positive parenting: The association with child behavior. Journal of Family Psychology, 30(1), 22–32.

Karamat, K. (2016). Perceptions on Implications of Delayed Marriage: A Case Study of Married Adults in Kuala Lumpur. International Journal of Social Science and Humanity, 6(8), 572–578.

Köppen, K., Kreyenfeld, M., & Trappe, H. (2018). Loose Ties? Determinants of Father–Child Contact After Separation in Germany. Journal of Marriage and Family, 80.

Papalia, D. E., Olds, S. W., Feldman, R. D., Martorell, G., & Papalia, D. E. (2012). Experience human development (12th ed). McGraw-Hill.

Ponizovsky-Bergelson, Y., Kurman, J., & Roer-Strier, D. (2015). Adjustment enhancer or moderator? The role of resilience in postmigration filial responsibility. Journal of Family Psychology, 29(3), 438–446.

Pranawati, R. (2018, Juli 25). Menyoal Perkawinan Anak. Kompas.

Preisner, K., Neuberger, F., Posselt, L., & Kratz, F. (2018). Motherhood, Employment, and Life Satisfaction: Trends in Germany Between 1984 and 2015. Journal of Marriage and Family, 80.

Riggs, S. A., & Riggs, D. S. (2011). Risk and resilience in military families experiencing deployment: The role of the family attachment network. Journal of Family Psychology, 25(5), 675–687.

Santoso, S. (2016). Hakikat Perkawinan Menurut Undang-undang Perkawinan, Hukum Islam dan Hukum Adat. YUDISIA : Jurnal Pemikiran Hukum Dan Hukum Islam, 7(2), 412–434.

Santrock, J. W. (2019). Adolescence (Seventeenth edition). McGraw-Hill Education.

Schofield, T. J., Conger, R. D., & Neppl, T. K. (2014). Positive parenting, beliefs about parental efficacy, and active coping: Three sources of intergenerational resilience. Journal of Family Psychology, 28(6), 973–978.

Septiawan, A. A. (2017). Perjanjian Perkawinan pada Perkawinan Campuran dalam Kepemilikan Tanah di Indonesia. Lambung Mangkurat Law Journal, 2(1), 62–74.

Statistik, B. P. (2018). Statistik Indonesia 2018. BPS.

Taylor, Z. E., Larsen-Rife, D., Conger, R. D., Widaman, K. F., & Cutrona, C. E. (2010). Life stress, maternal optimism, and adolescent competence in single mother, African American families. Journal of Family Psychology, 24(4), 468–477.

Wadsworth, M. E., & Santiago, C. D. (2008). Risk and resiliency processes in ethnically diverse families in poverty. Journal of Family Psychology, 22(3), 399–410.

Wardani, D. A., Mery Handayani, & Tsia, W. T. (2018). Fakta di Balik Tingginya Angka Perceraian di Indonesia. Era Berita.

Zhang, J., Yu, N. X., Zhou, M., & Zhang, J. (2017). Dyadic effects of resilience on well-being in Chinese older couples: Mediating role of spousal support. Journal of Family Psychology, 31(3), 273–281.

How to Cite
Dariyo, A., Hadiati, M., & R. Rahaditya. (2020). Pemahaman Undang-Undang Perkawinan Terhadap Penundaan Perkawinan Usia Dini pada Remaja Indonesia. Journal An-Nafs: Kajian Penelitian Psikologi, 5(1), 34-51.