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Nepal

Nepal Marriage, divorce and children Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 10% 2001 4th out of 16
Contraception use among married women > Any method 49.7% 2011 12th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 49.7% 2011 12th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Condom 4.3% 2011 8th out of 21
Marriage rate for girls under 18 41% 2014 19th out of 20
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 14th out of 32
Marriageable age > Males 21 2014 4th out of 32
Marriageable age > Notes 18 for males and 16 for females with parental permission. 2014
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 18 2011
Teen marriage rate > Men 7 2011 2nd out of 25
Teen marriage rate > Women 28.9 2011 2nd out of 25
Total divorces 20,775 2001 28th out of 108
Total divorces per thousand people 0.878 2001 74th out of 99
Women denied family planning 27.5% 2011 4th out of 19
Years spent single before marriage > Females 19 years 2001 14th out of 14

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Child Marriage Facts and Figures; Wikipedia: Marriageable age (Africa); Wikipedia: Marriageable age (South America); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; 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

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

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4