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Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Contraception use among married women > Any method 32.4% 2007 24th out of 32
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 32.4% 2007 24th out of 32
Contraception use among married women > Condom 1.4% 2007 22nd out of 29
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 24.3% 2007 25th out of 32
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 24.3% 2007 25th out of 32
Marriageable age > Females 21 2014 2nd out of 47
Marriageable age > Males 21 2014 2nd out of 47
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Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 14 2010
Orphans 250,000 2011 25th out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 35.65 2011 35th out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 3.3 2006 3rd out of 15
Teen marriage rate > Women 16 2006 6th out of 16
Women denied family planning 27.4% 2007 2nd out of 18
Years spent single before marriage > Females 20.8 years 1996 17th out of 23

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; 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 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

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Papua New Guinea People > Marriage, divorce and children Profiles (Subcategories)

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4