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Table 1 The percentage of men aged 20–49 who were married by age 18, by current age

From: Child marriage among boys in high-prevalence countries: an analysis of sexual and reproductive health outcomes

Country Year Men’s current age
20–24 25–29 30–34 35–39 40–44 45–49 20–49
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
N = 3987
P = 0.550
2008 8.4 (6.1–11.4) 7.1 (5.0–10.0) 9.1 (6.8–12.0) 6.1 (4.3–8.5) 7.8 (5.4–11.1) 6.6 (4.5–9.7) 7.6 (6.6–8.7)
Central African Republic
N = 3893
P = 0.010
2010 27.9 (24.2–32.0) 30.5 (26.2–35.2) 28.2 (24.2–32.5) 24.8 (20.5–29.8) 19.4 (15.8–23.6) 25.0 (20.3–30.4) 26.7 (24.8–28.7)
Comoros
N = 1477
P = 0.396
2012 11.9 (8.0–17.2) 15.0 (10.5–20.9) 9.7 (6.1–15.1) 9.3 (5.6–14.9) 12.9 (8.0–20.2) 8.6 (4.9–14.8) 11.4 (9.2–13.9)
Cuba
N = 3125
P = 0.848
2014 10.7 (6.9–16.1) 13.1 (8.8–19.3) 14.9 (9.8–22.1) 11.7 (7.4–18.1) 14.8 (10.5–20.5) 13.2 (9.0–18.9) 13.1 (11.1–15.5)
Guatemala
N = 7242
P = 0.071
2015 9.6 (8.1–11.3) 11.8 (10.0–14.0) 11.8 (10.0–14.0) 11.6 (9.5–14.1) 14.3 (11.6–17.5) 11.5 (9.2–14.2) 11.5 (10.6–12.5)
Guyana
N = 1308
P = 0.324
2014 8.5 (5.1–13.8) 6.1 (3.4–10.7) 5.2 (2.3–11.5) 9.8 (5.2–17.8) 4.0 (1.7–9.2) 4.9 (2.3–10.4) 6.6 (4.8–9.0)
Honduras
N = 4815
P = 0.245
2011 12.2 (10.0–14.9) 14.5 (11.9–17.5) 13.4 (10.7–16.7) 16.7 (13.5–20.4) 11.6 (9.0–14.9) 13.1 (9.9–17.1) 13.6 (12.3–14.9)
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
N = 7832
P = 0.013
2011 12.7 (10.8–14.9) 16.7 (14.6–19.0) 16.0 (13.7–18.7) 14.3 (12.4–16.5) 15.6 (13.1–18.5) 11.8 (9.9–14.2) 14.6 (13.5–15.7)
Madagascar
N = 5293
P = 0.004
2013 12.9 (10.6–15.6) 12.3 (10.0–15.0) 8.6 (6.9–10.7) 9.7 (7.4–12.6) 7.1 (5.3–9.4) 10.6 (8.0–14.0) 10.4 (9.4–11.4)
Marshall Islands
N = 704
2007 11.8 11.1 17.4 9.3 18.0 6.4 12.4
Mozambique
N = 2627
P = 0.072
2011 8.7 (6.0–12.4) 10.7 (8.0–14.2) 7.3 (4.8–10.9) 5.6 (3.6–8.8) 3.7 (1.7–7.8) 6.0 (2.8–12.1) 7.6 (6.4–9.0)
Nauru
N = 252
2007 12.3 17.7 7.5 27.4 7.1 6.5 13.8
Nepal
N = 3131
P < 0.001
2016 10.3 (7.5–14.1) 13.3 (10.2–17.1) 19.9 (15.9–24.5) 22.7 (18.0–28.4) 21.3 (17.0–26.4) 18.6 (14.7–23.3) 17.3 (15.4–19.4)
Nicaragua
N = 4650
P = 0.236
2011 16.2 (12.6–20.6) 16.7 (13.3–20.7) 18.7 (15.3–22.6) 20.9 (16.8–25.6) 21.9 (16.8–28.0) 14.9 (10.9–19.9) 18.0 (16.3–19.8)
Thailand
N = 19783
P = 0.032
2015 10.1 (8.2–12.4) 7.5 (5.9–9.5) 5.7 (4.4–7.5) 8.2 (6.5–10.4) 8.9 (7.2–11.1) 7.8 (6.3–9.6) 8.0 (7.3–8.9)
  1. Confidence intervals and p values are not shown for the Marshall Islands and Nauru because data sets were not publicly available