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Cameroon

Cameroon Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Children left in inadequate care > Female 36% 2011 7th out of 40
Children left in inadequate care > Total 36% 2011 7th out of 40
Contraception use among married women > Any method 23.4% 2011 16th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 23.4% 2011 16th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Condom 7.6% 2011 3rd out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 14.4% 2011 18th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 14.4% 2011 18th out of 21
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 18 2000 1st out of 1
Orphans 1.3 million 2011 8th out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 61.45 2011 19th out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 2.3 2011 8th out of 25
Teen marriage rate > Women 26.1 2011 3rd out of 25
Women denied family planning 23.5% 2011 7th out of 19
Years spent single before marriage > Females 20.2 years 1998 10th out of 11
Years spent single before marriage > Males 26.6 years 1998 3rd out of 10

SOURCES: United Nations Children's Fund. 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 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; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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

Children left in inadequate care 3 Contraception use among married women 6