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People > Births > Teen motherhood rate: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Proportion of women aged 15-19 who have given birth.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 58% 2000
2 Iraq 54% 1997
3 Sudan 52% 1993
4 Syria 51% 1994
=5 Palestine 49% 1997
=5 Turkey 49% 2000
7 Mauritius 46% 2000
8 Philippines 45% 2000
9 Indonesia 42% 2000
10 South Korea 41% 2000
=11 Yemen 40% 1994
=11 Bahrain 40% 2001
13 Nepal 33% 2001
14 Central African Republic 32% 1988
15 Uganda 30% 2002
=16 Mozambique 29% 1997
=16 India 29% 1991
=18 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 27% 1991
=18 Malawi 27% 1998
20 Benin 26% 1992
21 Burkina Faso 24% 1985
22 British Virgin Islands 19% 1991
=23 Botswana 16% 1991
=23 Ecuador 16% 2001
=23 Belize 16% 2000
=26 Trinidad and Tobago 15% 1990
=26 Suriname 15% 2004
=26 Venezuela 15% 2001
=26 Zambia 15% 1990
=30 Uruguay 14% 1996
=30 El Salvador 14% 1992
=30 Marshall Islands 14% 1999
=30 Ethiopia 14% 1994
=30 Swaziland 14% 1997
=30 The Bahamas 14% 1990
=30 Namibia 14% 1991
=37 Cook Islands 13% 1996
=37 Brazil 13% 1991
=39 Mexico 12% 2000
=39 Paraguay 12% 2002
41 Puerto Rico 11% 1990
=42 Saint Lucia 10% 2001
=42 Laos 10% 1995
=42 Cayman Islands 10% 1989
=42 Seychelles 10% 1987
46 Dominica 9% 2001
=47 United States 8% 1994
=47 Netherlands Antilles 8% 2001
49 Aruba 7% 1991
=50 Bermuda 6% 2000
=50 Russia 6% 1989
=50 Maldives 6% 2000
=50 Cambodia 6% 1998
=54 Romania 5% 2002
=54 Moldova 5% 1989
=54 Estonia 5% 1989
=54 Latvia 5% 1989
=54 Soviet Union 5% 1989
=54 Kazakhstan 5% 1999
=54 Kyrgyzstan 5% 1999
=61 Czech Republic 4% 1991
=61 Portugal 4% 1991
=61 Armenia 4% 2001
=61 Ukraine 4% 2001
=61 Vietnam 4% 1999
=61 Canada 4% 1991
=61 Belarus 4% 1999
=68 Hungary 3% 2001
=68 Republic of Macedonia 3% 2002
=68 Serbia 3% 2002
=68 Serbia and Montenegro 3% 2002
=68 Lithuania 3% 2001
=68 Tajikistan 3% 1989
=74 Tonga 2% 1996
=74 Austria 2% 2001
=74 China 2% 1990
=74 Croatia 2% 2001
=78 Finland 1% 2000
=78 Luxembourg 1% 1991
=78 Macau 1% 1991
=78 Slovenia 1% 2002

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Births > Teen motherhood rate", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Births/Teen-motherhood-rate

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