The Top 5 Countries with the Highest Proportion of Teenage Brides


  Country Percentage Year of Survey
1
Democratic Rep. of the Congo 74.2 1984
2
Niger 61.9 1998
3
Congo 55.5 1984
4
Afghanistan 53.7 1979
5
Bangladesh 51.3 1991
Sources:  World Marriage Patterns 2000: United Nations population Division
List Notes: Percentage of 15-19 year old girls who have ever married.
  
Related Lists

Featured

Hand-picked by our editors.


 

Popular

A look at Top 5's popular lists.

Top 5 Largest Aircraft in the World

We are aware that it's science, but we here at The Top 5 of Anything still find it amazing that these behemoths ever manage to get off the ground.

Sep 16, 2014


 

Newest

Top 5's recent additions.

Top 5 Countries with the Highest Number of New HIV Infections

We have the most comprehensive database of top 5 lists on health statistics including HIV infections on the internet today (please click on category found above the list title).

Sep 16, 2014