Mother's mean age at first birth: 28.8 years
note: data represent only government-controlled areas (2014 est.)
Definition: This entry provides the mean (average) age of mothers at the birth of their first child. It is a useful indicator for gauging the success of family planning programs aiming to reduce maternal mortality, increase contraceptive use â€“ particularly among married and unmarried adolescents, delay age at first marriage, and improve the health of newborns.
Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on January 20, 2018