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Whether widows and widowers have equal inheritance rights, 0: The law guarantees the same inheritance rights to both widows and widowers. 0.5: The law guarantees the same inheritance rights to both widows and widowers, but there are some customary, traditional or religious practices that discriminate against widows. 1: The law does not guarantee the same inheritance rights to widows and widowers, or widows have no inheritance rights at all.

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