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The Bahamas

The Bahamas Marriage, divorce and children Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 8% 1990 7th out of 21
Marriages 3,915 2011 68th out of 84
Marriages per thousand people 10.69 2011 6th out of 83
Minimum legal marrying age > With parental consent > For Women <18 2012
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 18 2012 5th out of 7
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Women 18 2012 4th out of 7
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.5 2000 7th out of 9
Teen marriage rate > Women 3.1 2000 10th out of 11
Total divorces 399 2010 74th out of 80
Total divorces per thousand people 1.11 2010 63th out of 79
Years spent single before marriage > Females 27.2 years 1990 5th out of 13
Years spent single before marriage > Males 29.1 years 1990 6th out of 13

SOURCES: 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; 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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