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Syria

Syria Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 3% 1994 5th out of 5
Children left in inadequate care > Female 17% 2011 15th out of 40
Children left in inadequate care > Male 17% 2011 15th out of 40
Children left in inadequate care > Total 17% 2011 15th out of 40
Contraception use among married women > Any method 58.3% 2006 20th out of 54
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 58.3% 2006 20th out of 54
Contraception use among married women > Condom 1.6% 2006 37th out of 54
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 42.6% 2006 24th out of 53
Marriageable age > Females 17 2014 23th out of 32
Marriageable age > Males 18 2014 19th out of 32
Marriageable age > Notes judicial discretion for males of 15 and females of 13; judge may withhold permission for marriage if court finds incompatibility in age between betrothed parties. 2014
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.2 2001 17th out of 18
Teen marriage rate > Women 10.9 2001 2nd out of 18
Total divorces 5,049 1979 41st out of 85
Total divorces per thousand people 0.584 1979 60th out of 79

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; 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. 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.

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

Children left in inadequate care 3 Contraception use among married women 6