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Paraguay

Paraguay Marriage, divorce and children Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 5% 2002 6th out of 7
Contraception use among married women > Any method 79.4% 2008 3rd out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 79.4% 2008 3rd out of 23
Contraception use among married women > Condom 13.2% 2008 4th out of 22
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 70.1% 2008 5th out of 23
Marriageable age > Females 14 2014 8th out of 9
Marriageable age > Males 16 2014 8th out of 9
Marriageable age > Notes Article 39, clause "b", of the Paraguayan Civil Code reads: \u201cThe legal incapacity of minors will cease: ...(b) for gentlemen of 16 and for women of 14 years completed, through marriage, with the limitations established in this Code\u201d . 2014
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2005
Minimum marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 16 2005 2nd out of 3
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 20 2005 3rd out of 5
Teen marriage rate > Women 13.2 2004 2nd out of 6
Women denied family planning 4.7% 2008 12th out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Females 21.5 years 1992 5th out of 6
Years spent single before marriage > Males 25.8 years 1992 4th out of 4

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

Contraception use among married women 6 Minimum legal age 4