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Health > Teenage mother birth rate: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Teenage mothers are the percentage of women ages 15-19 who already have children or are currently pregnant.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Mozambique 41 2003
2 Niger 39.3 2006
3 Chad 36.6 2004
4 Central African Republic 36.1 1995
5 Mali 35.5 2006
6 Malawi 34.1 2004
=7 Sierra Leone 34 2008
=7 Madagascar 34 2004
=9 Bangladesh 32.7 2007
=9 Gabon 32.7 2000
11 Liberia 32.1 2007
12 Guinea 31.8 2005
13 Cote d'Ivoire 31 1999
14 Angola 28.6 2007
=15 Botswana 28.4 1988
=15 Cameroon 28.4 2004
17 Zambia 27.9 2007
18 Congo, Republic of the 27.3 2005
19 Peru 26.4 2006
20 Tanzania 26 2005
21 Nicaragua 25.2 2006
22 Uganda 24.9 2006
23 Democratic Republic of the Congo 23.8 2007
24 Burkina Faso 23.2 2003
25 Kenya 23 2003
26 Nigeria 22.9 2008
27 Swaziland 22.6 2007
28 El Salvador 21.6 2002
29 Honduras 21.5 2006
30 Benin 21.4 2006
31 Zimbabwe 21.2 2006
32 Dominican Republic 20.6 2007
33 Colombia 20.5 2005
34 Lesotho 20.2 2004
=35 Togo 19.4 1998
=35 Ecuador 19.4 2004
37 Guatemala 19.2 2002
38 Senegal 18.9 2005
39 Nepal 18.5 2006
40 Brazil 18 1996
41 Mexico 17.9 1987
42 Ethiopia 16.6 2005
=43 South Africa 16 1998
=43 India 16 2006
45 Mauritania 15.8 2001
46 Bolivia 15.7 2003
47 Namibia 15.4 2007
=48 Eritrea 14 2002
=48 Haiti 14 2006
50 Trinidad and Tobago 13.8 1987
51 Ghana 13.3 2008
52 Paraguay 13.2 2004
53 Sudan 10.9 1990
54 Thailand 10.5 1987
=55 Georgia 10.2 2005
=55 Turkey 10.2 1998
57 Philippines 9.9 2008
58 Uzbekistan 9.5 1996
59 Kyrgyzstan 9.4 1997
=60 Comoros 9.1 1996
=60 Pakistan 9.1 2007
62 Indonesia 8.5 2007
63 Cambodia 7.8 2005
64 Kazakhstan 7.1 2006
65 Morocco 6.5 2004
66 Azerbaijan 6.3 2006
=67 Moldova 6.1 2005
=67 Maldives 6.1 2005
69 Burundi 5.9 1987
70 Sri Lanka 5 1987
71 Armenia 4.7 2005
72 Croatia 4.4 2006
73 Turkmenistan 4.3 2000
74 Ukraine 4.2 2007
=75 Jordan 4.1 2007
=75 Rwanda 4.1 2005
77 Vietnam 3.4 2002
78 Tunisia 2.9 1988

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Teenage mother birth rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Demographic and Health Surveys by Macro International. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Teenage-mother-birth-rate

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