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United Kingdom

United Kingdom Marriage, divorce and children Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Contraception use among married women > Any method 84% 2009 1st out of 18
Contraception use among married women > Any method > Percentage 84% 2009 1st out of 18
Contraception use among married women > Condom 27% 2009 1st out of 18
Contraception use among married women > Modern methods > Percentage 84% 2009 1st out of 17
Marriageable age > Notes England and Wales : 16 with parental consent. 2014
Marriages 277,740 2010 13th out of 95
Marriages per thousand people 4.46 2010 67th out of 91
Sperm donation laws > Allowed recipients Everyone 2014
Sperm donation laws > Children per donor 10 families worldwide 2014
Teen marriage rate > Men 0.1 2009 14th out of 15
Teen marriage rate > Women 0.4 2009 17th out of 17
Total divorces 129,764 2011 9th out of 71
Total divorces per thousand people 2.07 2011 28th out of 70
Years spent single before marriage > Females 26.4 years 1991 7th out of 20
Years spent single before marriage > Males 28.4 years 1991 12th out of 20

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Wikipedia: Marriageable age (Africa); 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.; Wikipedia: Sperm donation laws by country (Overview table); 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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