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Georgia Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Children left in inadequate care > Total 8% 2011 30th out of 40
Contraception use among married women > Any method 53.4% 2010 12th out of 24
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 33th out of 47
Marriages 30,412 2012 23th out of 50
Marriages per thousand people 6.74 2012 14th out of 50
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2011
Rural divorces per million people 326.98 2011 17th out of 25
Rural marriages per thousand people 2.95 2011 5th out of 26
Teen marriage rate > Women 13.7 2005 5th out of 12
Total divorces 7,136 2012 25th out of 36
Total divorces per thousand people 1.58 2012 23th out of 36
Urban divorces per thousand people 0.978 2011 20th out of 25
Urban marriages per thousand people 3.93 2011 12th out of 26
Women denied family planning 12.3% 2010 14th out of 20
Years spent single before marriage > Females 24.3 years 1999 5th out of 19

SOURCES: United Nations Children's Fund. 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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Georgia People > Marriage, divorce and children Profiles (Subcategories)

Children left in inadequate care 3 Minimum legal age 4
Contraception use among married women 6