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Brazil

Brazil Marriage, divorce and children Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 10% 1991 9th out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Any method 80.3% 2006 4th out of 54
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 80.3% 2006 4th out of 54
Contraception use among married women > Condom 12.2% 2006 6th out of 54
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 77.1% 2006 4th out of 53
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 5th out of 9
Marriageable age > Males 18 2014 5th out of 9
Marriageable age > Notes 16 with parental or guardian consent. The marriage of someone who is under 16 years can also be authorized, but only in cases of pregnancy, or to avoid the imposition of a criminal penalty (statutory rape). 2014
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 18 2011 50th out of 145
Teen marriage rate > Men 1.1 2010 17th out of 35
Teen marriage rate > Women 4.2 2010 20th out of 37
Women denied family planning 6% 2006 12th out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Females 23.4 years 1996 9th out of 23
Years spent single before marriage > Males 25.4 years 1996 15th out of 18

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

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4