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People > Marriage Stats: compare key data on Germany & United States

Definitions

STAT Germany United States HISTORY
Minimum legal age > With parental consent > For Men 16 14
Minimum legal age > With parental consent > For Women 16 13
Minimum legal age > Without parental consent > For Women 18
Ranked 30th. The same as United States
18
Ranked 52nd.
Percent married > All > Female > Aged 15-19 0.7%
Ranked 13th.
5.9%
Ranked 14th. 8 times more than Germany

Percent married > All > Male > Aged 15-19 0.1%
Ranked 11th.
4.2%
Ranked 5th. 42 times more than Germany

Years being single before marriage > Men 34.1
Ranked 1st. 18% more than United States
28.8
Ranked 6th.
Years being single before marriage > Women 31.7
Ranked 2nd. 18% more than United States
26.9
Ranked 5th.

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