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Iraq

Iraq Marriage, divorce and children Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 5% 1997 4th out of 4
Contraception use among married women > Any method 52.5% 2011 8th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 52.5% 2011 8th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Condom 1.8% 2011 14th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 33.6% 2011 13th out of 21
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 12th out of 32
Marriageable age > Males 18 2014 20th out of 32
Marriageable age > Notes 15 with judicial permission if fitness, physical capacity and guardian's consent (or unreasonable objection on part of guardian) are established. (These rules may have been revised after Saddam Hussein 's fall.) 2014
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 15 2011
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 15 2011 65th out of 92
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 18 2011 44th out of 145
Teen marriage rate > Women 19.4 2007 8th out of 24
Women denied family planning 8% 2011 17th out of 19
Years spent single before marriage > Females 22.3 years 1987 2nd out of 3
Years spent single before marriage > Males 26.3 years 1987 1st out of 3

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

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 3