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Lesotho

Lesotho Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Contraception use among married women > Any method 47% 2010 13th out of 24
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 47% 2010 13th out of 24
Contraception use among married women > Condom 9.4% 2010 8th out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 45.6% 2010 10th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 45.6% 2010 10th out of 23
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011 36th out of 92
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 21 2011 13th out of 145
Orphans 200,000 2011 29th out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 98.55 2011 1st out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 2.4 2006 5th out of 15
Teen marriage rate > Women 14.5 2006 7th out of 16
Women denied family planning 23.3% 2010 9th out of 20
Years spent single before marriage > Females 21.3 years 1986 1st out of 3
Years spent single before marriage > Males 25.5 years 1986 1st out of 1

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; 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 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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Lesotho People > Marriage, divorce and children Profiles (Subcategories)

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4