FIELD LISTING :: MOTHER'S MEAN AGE AT FIRST BIRTH
CountryMOTHER'S MEAN AGE AT FIRST BIRTH
Afghanistan 19.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2015 est.)
Albania 25 years (2010 est.)
Angola 19.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011 est.)
Armenia 24.1 years (2013 est.)
Australia 30.5 years (2006 est.)
Austria 28.5 years (2011 est.)
Azerbaijan 23.5 years (2013 est.)
Bangladesh 18.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
Belarus 25.4 years (2013 est.)
Belgium 28.2 years (2010 est.)
Benin 20.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011/12 est.)
Bolivia 21.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 26.7 years (2013 est.)
Botswana 19 years (2007 est.)
Bulgaria 26.5 years (2013 est.)
Burkina Faso 19.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Burma 21.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2007 est.)
Burundi 21.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Cabo Verde 19.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2005 est.)
Cambodia 22.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
Cameroon 19.7 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011 est.)
Canada 28.1 years (2011 est.)
Chad 17.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014/15 est.)
Colombia 21.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Comoros 24.6 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 19.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013/14 est.)
Congo, Republic of the 19.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011/12 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire 19.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011/12 est.)
Croatia 28 years (2013 est.)
Cyprus 28.5 years
note: data represent only government-controlled areas (2010 est.)
Czechia 28.1 years (2013 est.)
Denmark 29.1 years (2012 est.)
Dominican Republic 21.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Egypt 22.7 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
El Salvador 20.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008 est.)
Eritrea 21.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Estonia 26.5 years (2013 est.)
Ethiopia 19.6 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011 est.)
Finland 28.5 years (2012 est.)
France 28.1 years (2010 est.)
Gabon 20.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Gambia, The 20.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Gaza Strip 19 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2004 est.)
Georgia 24.4 years
note: data do not cover Abkhazia and South Ossetia (2013 est.)
Germany 29.2 years (2012 est.)
Ghana 22.6 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
Greece 31.2 years (2010 est.)
Guatemala 20.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008/09 est.)
Guinea 18.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Guyana 20.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2009 est.)
Haiti 22.7 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Honduras 20.4 years
note: median age a first birth among women 25-29 (2011-12 est.)
Hong Kong 29.8 years (2008 est.)
Hungary 28.2 years (2013 est.)
Iceland 27 years (2011 est.)
Indonesia 22.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Ireland 29.9 years (2012 est.)
Israel 27.3 years (2011 est.)
Italy 30.3 years (2011 est.)
Jamaica 21.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008 est.)
Japan 30.3 years (2012 est.)
Jordan 24.7 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Kazakhstan 25 years (2013 est.)
Kenya 20.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
Kiribati 23.1 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2009 est.)
Korea, South 31 years (2014 est.)
Kyrgyzstan 23.3 years (2013 est.)
Latvia 26.9 years (2013 est.)
Lesotho 21 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
Liberia 19.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Lithuania 26.8 years (2013 est.)
Luxembourg 30.2 years (2012 est.)
Macedonia 26.6 years (2013 est.)
Madagascar 19.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008/09 est.)
Malawi 18.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Maldives 23.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2009 est.)
Mali 18.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012/13 est.)
Malta 26.9 years
note: data refer to the average of the different childbearing ages of first-order births (2010 est.)
Marshall Islands 20.7 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2007 est.)
Mexico 21.3 years (2008 est.)
Moldova 24 years (2013 est.)
Mongolia 20.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 20-24 (2008 est.)
Montenegro 26.3 years (2010 est.)
Mozambique 18.9 years
median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011 est.)
Namibia 21.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Nauru 22.1 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2007 est.)
Nepal 20.1 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011 est.)
Netherlands 29.4 years (2011 est.)
New Zealand 27.8 years
note: median age at first birth (2009 est.)
Nicaragua 19.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011/12 est.)
Nigeria 20.3 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Niger 18.1 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Norway 28.5 years
note: data is calculated based on actual age at first births (2012 est.)
Pakistan 23.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012/13 est.)
Paraguay 22.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008 est.)
Peru 22.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Philippines 23 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Poland 27.2 years (2013 est.)
Portugal 29.5 years (2012 est.)
Romania 22 years (2013 est.)
Russia 24.6 years (2009 est.)
Rwanda 23 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014/15 est.)
Samoa 23.6 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2009 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe 19.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2008/09 est.)
Senegal 21.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2014 est.)
Serbia 27.8 years (2013 est.)
Sierra Leone 19.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013 est.)
Singapore 30.5 years
median age (2015 est.)
Slovakia 27.4 years (2013 est.)
Slovenia 29 years (2013 est.)
Solomon Islands 21.6 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2006/07 est.)
Spain 29.8 years (2010 est.)
Sri Lanka 25.4 years
note: median age at first birth among women 30-34 (2006/07 est.)
Swaziland 19.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2006/07 est.)
Sweden 28.9 years (2010 est.)
Switzerland 30.4 years (2012 est.)
Tajikistan 22.8 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2012 est.)
Tanzania 19.6 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Thailand 23.3 years (2009 est.)
Timor-Leste 22.1 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2009/10 est.)
Togo 21 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013/14 est.)
Tonga 24.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-49 (2012 est.)
Turkey 22.3 years (2010 est.)
Turkmenistan 24.6 years (2006 est.)
Tuvalu 23.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2007 est.)
Uganda 18.9 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2011 est.)
Ukraine 25 years (2013 est.)
United Kingdom 28.1 years
note: data represent England and Wales only (2012 est.)
United States 25.6 years (2011 est.)
Uzbekistan 23.4 years (2013 est.)
Yemen 21.4 years
median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013)
Zambia 19.2 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2013/14 est.)
Zimbabwe 20.5 years
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010/11 est.)