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Philippines

Philippines Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 11% 2000 3rd out of 12
Contraception use among married women > Any method 48.9% 2011 13th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 48.9% 2011 13th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Condom 1.2% 2011 17th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 36.3% 2011 11th out of 21
Marriageable age > Females 18 2014 15th out of 32
Marriageable age > Males 18 2014 25th out of 32
Marriageable age > Notes url= http://www.chanrobles.com/executiveorderno209.htm |title=Family Code of the Philippines |publisher=Gov.ph |date= |accessdate=2008-10-27}}</ref> On the other hand, Muslim marriages in the Philippines is based on the sharia : 15 years for males and as for females, the onset of puberty to age 15, whichever comes first. 2014
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women 18 2011
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 21 2011 19th out of 145
Teen marriage rate > Men 1.7 2007 13th out of 19
Teen marriage rate > Women 5.3 2007 21st out of 24
Women denied family planning 22% 2008 3rd out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Females 24.1 years 1995 4th out of 7
Years spent single before marriage > Males 26.6 years 1995 4th out of 7

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

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