|2||New Zealand||19 years||2006|
|=5||South Korea||17 years||2007|
|=5||British Virgin Islands||17 years||2005|
|High income OECD countries average (profile)||16.14 years||2006|
|=14||United Kingdom||16 years||2006|
|=14||United States||16 years||2006|
|Eurozone average (profile)||15.88 years||2006|
|Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile)||15.83 years||2006|
|European Union average (profile)||15.63 years||2006|
|NATO countries average (profile)||15.52 years||2006|
|=28||Czech Republic||15 years||2006|
|Non-religious countries average (profile)||14.55 years||2006|
|=47||Gaza Strip||14 years||2006|
|=47||Hong Kong||14 years||2006|
|=47||West Bank||14 years||2006|
|=47||Saint Lucia||14 years||2006|
|Former Soviet republics average (profile)||13.33 years||2006|
|=66||Cayman Islands||13 years||2001|
|=66||South Africa||13 years||2004|
|=66||Marshall Islands||13 years||2003|
|=86||Dominican Republic||12 years||2004|
|=86||Costa Rica||12 years||2005|
|=86||El Salvador||12 years||2006|
|=86||Cape Verde||12 years||2006|
|=86||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||12 years||2005|
|=86||Saint Kitts and Nevis||12 years||2005|
|=107||Turks and Caicos Islands||11 years||2005|
|=107||Trinidad and Tobago||11 years||2005|
|=107||United Arab Emirates||11 years||2003|
|=125||Sao Tome and Principe||10 years||2006|
|=125||Equatorial Guinea||10 years||2000|
|=125||Cook Islands||10 years||2005|
|=141||Congo, Republic of the||9 years||2003|
|=141||Democratic Republic of the Congo||9 years||2003|
|=153||Solomon Islands||8 years||2005|
|=164||Sierra Leone||7 years||2001|
|=164||The Gambia||7 years||2004|
|=172||Burkina Faso||5 years||2006|
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