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Barbados

Barbadian and Bajan Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Marriages 2,768 2007 80th out of 110
Marriages per thousand people 10.02 2007 9th out of 99
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Men 16 2011 63th out of 86
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011 52nd out of 92
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 18 2011 115th out of 145
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Women 18 2011 102nd out of 144
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.2 1990 3rd out of 3
Teen marriage rate > Women 0.6 1990 3rd out of 3
Total divorces 464 2007 78th out of 93
Total divorces per thousand people 1.68 2007 49th out of 90
Years spent single before marriage > Females 31.8 years 1990 1st out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Males 34.3 years 1990 1st out of 13

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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Barbados People > Marriage, divorce and children Profiles (Subcategories)

Minimum legal age 4