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Ghana

Ghana Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Children left in inadequate care > Female 21% 2011 13th out of 40
Children left in inadequate care > Total 21% 2011 13th out of 40
Contraception use among married women > Any method 23.5% 2008 19th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 23.5% 2008 19th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Condom 2.4% 2008 16th out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Condom > Percentage 2.4% 2008 16th out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 16.6% 2008 19th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 16.6% 2008 19th out of 23
Orphans 970,000 2011 13th out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 39.08 2011 32nd out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.9 2008 9th out of 12
Teen marriage rate > Women 9.4 2008 12th out of 14
Women denied family planning 35.7% 2008 1st out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Females 21.2 years 1998 8th out of 11
Years spent single before marriage > Males 26.6 years 1998 4th out of 10

SOURCES: United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. 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

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

Children left in inadequate care 3 Contraception use among married women 6