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People > Marriage, divorce and children > Marriage rate for girls under 18: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of women currently aged 20 to 24 who were married or in a marriage-like union before the age of 18.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Niger 75% 2014
2 Chad 72% 2014
3 Bangladesh 66% 2014
4 Guinea 63% 2014
5 Central African Republic 61% 2014
6 Mali 55% 2014
7 Mozambique 52% 2014
8 Malawi 50% 2014
=9 Madagascar 48% 2014
=9 Sierra Leone 48% 2014
=9 Burkina Faso 48% 2014
=12 Eritrea 47% 2014
=12 India 47% 2014
14 Uganda 46% 2014
15 Somalia 45% 2014
16 Nicaragua 43% 2014
17 Zambia 42% 2014
=18 Nepal 41% 2014
=18 Ethiopia 41% 2014
20 Dominican Republic 40% 2014

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Marriage, divorce and children > Marriage rate for girls under 18. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Child Marriage Facts and Figures. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Marriage,-divorce-and-children/Marriage-rate-for-girls-under-18

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