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Belgian Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Contraception use among married women > Any method 70.4% 2010 6th out of 24
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 69.1% 2010 4th out of 23
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 25th out of 47
Marriageable age > Males 18 2014 25th out of 47
Marriages 40,500 2012 17th out of 50
Marriages per thousand people 3.63 2012 42nd out of 50
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women <18 2011
Sperm donation laws > Children per donor 6 children 2014
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.1 2009 15th out of 15
Total divorces 27,400 2012 8th out of 36
Total divorces per thousand people 2.46 2012 8th out of 36
Urban divorces per thousand people 2.99 2009 2nd out of 37
Urban marriages per thousand people 3.95 2009 18th out of 39
Women denied family planning 3.4% 1992 12th out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Females 27.9 years 2000 6th out of 26

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Wikipedia: Marriageable age (Africa); Wikipedia: Marriageable age (South America); 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; Wikipedia: Sperm donation laws by country (Overview table); 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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