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People > Marriage, divorce and children > Teen marriage rate > Women: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of female population aged 15-19 who has been married at least once. Percentage is out of total number of females in the same age group.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Western Sahara 60.6 1970
=1 Niger 60.6 2006
3 Mali 52.6 2006
4 Bangladesh 45.7 2011
5 Chad 45.3 2004
6 Mozambique 44.8 2007
7 Central African Republic 42.4 1994
8 Madagascar 39.9 2008
9 Gambia 38.8 1993
10 Guinea 37.9 2005
11 Angola 35.7 1970
12 Burkina Faso 32.4 2010
13 Eritrea 31.1 2002
14 Sierra Leone 30.9 2008
15 Nicaragua 30.3 2007
16 Nigeria 29.3 2008
=17 Nepal 28.9 2011
=17 South Sudan 28.9 2008
19 Mauritania 27.7 2000
20 India 27.6 2006
21 Dominican Republic 26.7 2007
22 Equatorial Guinea 26.3 1983
23 Malawi 26.2 2010
24 Cameroon 26.1 2011
25 Zimbabwe 25.9 2010
26 Cote d'Ivoire 25.4 1998
27 Senegal 25.3 2010
28 Honduras 24.7 2005
=29 Macau 24.6 2011
=29 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.6 2007
31 Marshall Islands 24.5 2007
32 Sudan 24.2 2008
=33 Ethiopia 23.1 2011
=33 Cuba 23.1 2002
35 Uganda 22.8 2011
36 Sao Tome and Principe 22.6 2008
37 Gabon 22.4 2000
=38 Belize 22.2 2000
=38 Benin 22.2 2006
=40 Panama 21.9 2010
=40 Ecuador 21.9 2010
=42 American Samoa 21.4 2000
=42 Iran 21.4 2011
44 Liberia 20.2 2008
45 Nauru 20.1 2007
=46 Guatemala 19.9 2002
=46 Togo 19.9 1998
=48 Tanzania 19.7 2010
=48 Laos 19.7 2005
=50 Iraq 19.4 2007
=50 Zambia 19.4 2007
52 Haiti 19.3 2006
53 Guyana 18.5 2009
54 Kiribati 18.3 2009
55 Qatar 17.9 2010
56 Afghanistan 17.3 2010
57 Yemen 17.2 2003
58 Venezuela 17.1 2001
=59 El Salvador 17 2007
=59 Colombia 17 2010
=59 Mexico 17 2010
62 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 16.7 2002
63 Papua New Guinea 16 2006
64 Peru 15.7 2007
65 Mayotte 15.4 2007
66 Bolivia 14.7 2008
67 Lesotho 14.5 2006
68 Indonesia 14.4 2010
69 Bhutan 14.3 2007
70 Georgia 13.7 2005
71 Egypt 13.5 2008
72 Tajikistan 13.4 2010
73 Paraguay 13.2 2004
=74 Costa Rica 13 2011
=74 Uzbekistan 13 1996
=76 Argentina 12.9 2010
=76 Kenya 12.9 2008
78 Solomon Islands 12.5 2007
=79 Vanuatu 11.9 1989
=79 Puerto Rico 11.9 2000
81 Comoros 11.5 1996
82 Uruguay 11.3 2011
83 Thailand 11.2 2000
84 Morocco 11.1 2004
85 Tuvalu 11 2007
=86 Syria 10.9 2001
=86 Cambodia 10.9 2010
88 Pakistan 10.8 2007
=89 Moldova 10.6 2005
=89 Cape Verde 10.6 2005
91 Fiji 10.3 1996
=92 Vietnam 9.9 2009
=92 Burundi 9.9 2010
=94 Turkey 9.8 2008
=94 Mauritius 9.8 2000
96 Ghana 9.4 2008
97 Sri Lanka 9.2 2007
98 Bulgaria 8.5 2011
=99 Turks and Caicos Islands 8.4 2001
=99 New Zealand 8.4 2006
=99 Armenia 8.4 2010
102 Azerbaijan 8.3 2009
=103 East Timor 8.1 2009
=103 Kyrgyzstan 8.1 2009
105 Russia 7.9 2010
106 Virgin Islands 7.7 1990
107 Samoa 7.6 2009
=108 Albania 7.2 2011
=108 Burma 7.2 2007
110 Swaziland 6.9 2007
=111 Jordan 6.8 2009
=111 United Arab Emirates 6.8 2005
=111 Saint Lucia 6.8 2001
=114 Ukraine 6.6 2007
=114 Brunei 6.6 2001
=114 Seychelles 6.6 2002
=117 Palestine 6.1 2007
=117 Malaysia 6.1 2010
=119 Turkmenistan 5.9 2000
=119 Chile 5.9 2011
121 Guam 5.8 1990
122 Maldives 5.6 2009
123 Namibia 5.4 2006
=124 Philippines 5.3 2007
=124 Botswana 5.3 2001
=124 Djibouti 5.3 2002
127 Serbia 5.2 2002
128 Kuwait 5 2005
129 Estonia 4.9 2000
130 Montenegro 4.7 2003
131 Portugal 4.6 2001
132 Kazakhstan 4.5 2009
133 Tonga 4.4 2006
=134 Bahrain 4.2 2001
=134 Oman 4.2 2003
=134 Brazil 4.2 2010
=137 Saudi Arabia 4 2007
=137 Belarus 4 2009
139 Antigua and Barbuda 3.9 2001
140 Rwanda 3.7 2010
=141 Palau 3.6 2005
=141 Greece 3.6 2001
=141 Mongolia 3.6 2010
=144 Lebanon 3.4 2007
=144 Suriname 3.4 2004
=144 South Africa 3.4 2011
147 Israel 3.3 2009
=148 Canada 3.1 2006
=148 The Bahamas 3.1 2000
150 United States 2.8 2009
=151 Trinidad and Tobago 2.6 2000
=151 Romania 2.6 2011
153 Libya 2.5 2006
154 Croatia 2.4 2001
155 Cook Islands 2.2 1996
=156 Wallis and Futuna 2.1 1996
=156 China 2.1 2010
=156 Tunisia 2.1 2004
159 Algeria 1.8 2002
160 Cyprus 1.7 2011
=161 French Guiana 1.6 2006
=161 Poland 1.6 2002
163 Anguilla 1.5 2001
164 Luxembourg 1.4 2001
165 British Virgin Islands 1.3 1991
=166 Spain 1.2 2001
=166 Cayman Islands 1.2 2010
168 Gibraltar 1.1 2001
169 Slovakia 1 2010
170 Reunion 0.9 2006
=171 Australia 0.8 2006
=171 Netherlands Antilles 0.8 2001
=171 Guadeloupe 0.8 1999
=171 Aruba 0.8 2010
=175 Hungary 0.7 2010
=175 Latvia 0.7 2011
=175 Switzerland 0.7 2009
=178 Barbados 0.6 1990
=178 Japan 0.6 2010
=178 Belgium 0.6 2009
=178 French Polynesia 0.6 2007
=178 Grenada 0.6 1991
=183 France 0.5 2009
=183 Finland 0.5 2010
=183 Slovenia 0.5 2011
=183 Jamaica 0.5 2001
=183 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.5 1980
=183 Sweden 0.5 2010
=183 Malta 0.5 2010
=183 Iceland 0.5 2010
=183 New Caledonia 0.5 2004
=192 South Korea 0.4 2005
=192 Ireland 0.4 2011
=192 Hong Kong 0.4 2006
=192 Italy 0.4 2010
=192 Martinique 0.4 1999
=192 United Kingdom 0.4 2009
=192 Singapore 0.4 2010
=199 Greenland 0.3 2011
=199 Germany 0.3 2011
=199 Montserrat 0.3 1980
=199 North Korea 0.3 2008
=203 Dominica 0.2 2001
=203 Netherlands 0.2 2011
=203 Norway 0.2 2010
=203 Liechtenstein 0.2 2010
=203 Lithuania 0.2 2011
=203 Czech Republic 0.2 2011
=203 San Marino 0.2 2005
=203 Faeroe Islands 0.2 2008
=211 Denmark 0.1 2011
=211 Bermuda 0.1 2010
213 Austria 0.0 2011

Citation

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

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