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Botswana

Batswana Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 4% 1991 21st out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Any method 52.8% 2008 15th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 52.8% 2008 15th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Condom 41.7% 2008 1st out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 51.2% 2008 10th out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 51.2% 2008 10th out of 23
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 18 2011
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 18 2011 3rd out of 92
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 21 2011 16th out of 145
Orphans 140,000 2011 30th out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 70.47 2011 9th out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 1.2 2001 3rd out of 18
Teen marriage rate > Women 5.3 2001 6th out of 18
Years spent single before marriage > Females 26.9 years 1991 6th out of 20
Years spent single before marriage > Males 30.9 years 1991 4th out of 20

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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Botswana People > Marriage, divorce and children Profiles (Subcategories)

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4