Child marriage around the world:

Rwanda

Child marriage rates
UNICEF 2016 % Married by 15
1%
UNICEF 2016 % Married by 18
8%

* References

* Child marriage prevalence is the percentage of women 20-24 years old who were married or in union before they were 18 years old.

* According to UNICEF’s State of the World’s Children 2016.

Child marriage rates
UNICEF 2016 % Married by 15
1%
UNICEF 2016 % Married by 18
8%

* References

* Child marriage prevalence is the percentage of women 20-24 years old who were married or in union before they were 18 years old.

* According to UNICEF’s State of the World’s Children 2016.

8% of girls in Rwanda are married before their 18th birthday.

Minimum age of marriage

The minimum age of marriage is 21 years.

 

Sources