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Namibia

Namibia Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 5% 1991 18th out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Any method 55.1% 2007 13th out of 32
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 55.1% 2007 13th out of 32
Contraception use among married women > Condom 10.6% 2007 7th out of 29
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods 53.5% 2007 8th out of 32
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 53.5% 2007 8th out of 32
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 18 2011
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 18 2011 1st out of 92
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 21 2011 4th out of 145
Orphans 120,000 2011 31st out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 54.11 2011 24th out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.4 2006 13th out of 15
Teen marriage rate > Women 5.4 2006 9th out of 16
Women denied family planning 20.7% 2007 9th out of 18
Years spent single before marriage > Females 26.4 years 1992 1st out of 6

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

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4