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Egypt

Egypt Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 6% 1986 2nd out of 3
Contraception use among married women > Any method 60.3% 2008 12th out of 23
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 6th out of 18
Marriages 897,969 2011 4th out of 84
Marriages per thousand people 11.31 2011 5th out of 83
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011
Rural divorces per million people 816.73 2011 3rd out of 25
Rural marriages per thousand people 6.86 2011 3rd out of 26
Teen marriage rate > Women 13.5 2008 9th out of 14
Total divorces 151,933 2011 6th out of 71
Total divorces per thousand people 1.91 2011 36th out of 70
Urban divorces per thousand people 1.1 2011 19th out of 25
Urban marriages per thousand people 4.45 2011 9th out of 26
Women denied family planning 11.6% 2008 9th out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Females 22.3 years 1996 14th out of 23

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Wikipedia: Marriageable age (Africa); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. 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. 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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