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Uganda

Uganda Marriage, divorce and children Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Childless women, aged 40-44 5% 2002 7th out of 7
Contraception use among married women > Any method 30% 2011 14th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 30% 2011 14th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Condom 2.7% 2011 12th out of 21
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 26% 2011 15th out of 21
Marriage rate for girls under 18 46% 2014 14th out of 20
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Men 18 2011 51st out of 145
Minimum marrying age > Without parental consent > For Women 18 2011 44th out of 144
Orphans 2.6 million 2011 5th out of 36
Orphans per thousand people 73.97 2011 7th out of 36
Teen marriage rate > Men 3 2011 6th out of 25
Teen marriage rate > Women 22.8 2011 6th out of 25
Women denied family planning 34.3% 2011 1st out of 19
Years spent single before marriage > Females 19.6 years 2001 13th out of 14
Years spent single before marriage > Males 23.5 years 2001 13th 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; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. Source tables; United Nations Children's Fund. 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

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