Data

Name: Child Marriage Rates

Description: Percentage of women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union before ages 15 and 18.

Source: UNICEF Data: Monitoring the Situation of Children and Women

Country Percent Married at 15yo Percent Married Age18 Percent Unmarried Age18
Afghanistan 33 67
Albania 0 10 90
Algeria 0 3 97
Armenia 0 7 93
Azerbaijan 2 11 89
Bangladesh 18 52 48
Barbados 1 11 89
Belarus 0 3 97
Belize 3 26 74
Benin 11 32 68
Bhutan 6 26 74
Bolivia 3 22 78
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 4 96
Brazil 11 36 64
Burkina Faso 10 52 48
Burundi 3 20 80
Burundi 3 18 82
Cambodia 2 19 81
Cameroon 13 38 62
Central African Republic 29 68 32
Chad 29 68 32
Colombia 6 23 77
Comoros 10 32 68
Comoros 6 33 67
Costa Rica 7 21 79
Costa Rica 10 33 67
Cuba 5 26 74
Democratic Republic of the Congo 10 37 63
Djibouti 2 5 95
Dominican Republic 10 37 63
Ecuador 4 22 78
Egypt 2 17 83
El Salvador 5 25 75
Equatorial Guinea 9 30 70
Eritrea 13 41 59
Ethiopia 16 41 59
Gabon 6 22 78
Gambia 9 30 70
Georgia 1 14 86
Ghana 5 21 79
Guatemala 7 30 70
Guinea 21 52 48
Guinea Bissau 7 22 78
Guyana 6 23 77
Haiti 3 18 82
Honduras 8 34 66
India 18 47 53
Indonesia 14 86
Iran 3 17 83
Iraq 5 24 76
Jamaica 1 8 92
Jordan 0 8 92
Kazakhstan 0 6 94
Kenya 4 23 77
Kiribati 3 20 80
Kyrgyzstan 1 12 88
Kyrgyzstan 9 35 65
Lebanon 1 6 94
Lesotho 2 19 81
Liberia 9 36 64
Madagascar 12 41 59
Malawi 9 46 54
Maldives 0 4 96
Mali 15 55 45
Marshall Islands 6 26 74
Mauritania 14 34 66
Mexico 5 23 77
Mongolia 0 5 95
Montenegro 1 5 95
Morocco 3 16 84
Mozambique 14 48 52
Namibia 2 7 93
Nauru 2 27 73
Nepal 10 37 63
Nicaragua 10 41 59
Niger 28 76 24
Nigeria 17 43 57
Pakistan 3 21 79
Panama 7 26 74
Papua New Guinea 2 21 79
Paraguay 18 82
Peru 3 19 81
Philippines 2 15 85
Qatar 0 4 96
Republic of Congo 0 12 88
Rwanda 1 8 92
Saint Lucia 1 8 92
Samoa 1 11 89
Sao Tome and Principe 5 34 66
Senegal 9 32 68
Senegal 0 3 97
Sierra Leone 13 39 61
Solomon Islands 3 22 78
Somalia 8 45 55
South Africa 1 6 94
South Sudan 9 52 48
Sri Lanka 2 12 88
Sri Lanka 1 15 85
Sudan 7 33 67
Suriname 5 19 81
Swaziland 1 7 93
Syria 3 13 87
Tajikistan 0 12 88
Thailand 4 22 78
Togo 6 22 78
Tonga 0 6 94
Trinidad and Tobago 2 8 92
Tunisia 0 2 98
Turkey 1 15 85
Turkmenistan 1 7 93
Tuvalu 0 10 90
Uganda 10 40 60
Ukraine 0 9 91
United Republic of Tanzania 7 37 63
Uruguay 1 25 75
Uzbekistan 0 7 93
Vanuatu 3 21 79
Vietnam 1 11 89
Yemen 9 32 68
Zambia 6 31 69
Zimbabwe 4 34 66