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Mother's mean age at first birth

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Afghanistan
19.9 years (2015 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Albania
24.8 years (2017/18 est.)
Angola
19.4 years (2015/16 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Armenia
24.4 years (2015/16 est.)
Australia
28.7 years (2014 est.)
Austria
29 years (2014 est.)
Azerbaijan
23.2 years (2014 est.)
Bangladesh
18.5 years (2014 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Belarus
25.7 years (2014 est.)
Belgium
28.6 years (2013 est.)
Benin
20.4 years (2017/18 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Bolivia
21.2 years (2008 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Bosnia and Herzegovina
27 years (2014 est.)
Bulgaria
26.7 years (2014 est.)
Burkina Faso
19.4 years (2010 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Burma
25 years (2015/16 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Burundi
21.3 years (2010 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Cambodia
22.9 years (2014 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Cameroon
19.7 years (2011 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Canada
28.1 years (2012 est.)
Chad
17.9 years (2014/15 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Colombia
21.7 years (2015 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Comoros
24.6 years (2012 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Congo, Democratic Republic of the
19.9 years (2013/14 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Congo, Republic of the
19.8 years (2011/12 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Cote d'Ivoire
19.8 years (2011/12 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Croatia
28 years (2014 est.)
Cyprus
28.8 years (2014 est.)

note: data represent only government-controlled areas

Czech Republic
28.1 years (2014 est.)
Denmark
29.1 years (2015 est.)
Dominican Republic
21.3 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

East Timor
22.1 years (2009/10 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Egypt
22.7 years (2014 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

El Salvador
20.8 years (2008 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Eritrea
21.3 years (2010 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Estonia
26.6 years (2014 est.)
Ethiopia
20 years (2016 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Finland
28.8 years (2015 est.)
France
28.1 years (2010 est.)
Gabon
20.3 years (2012 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Gambia, The
20.9 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Georgia
24.5 years (2014 est.)

note: data do not cover Abkhazia and South Ossetia

Germany
29.4 years (2015 est.)
Ghana
22.3 years (2017 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Greece
29.8 years (2014 est.)
Guatemala
21.2 years (2014/15 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Guinea
19.5 years (2018 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Guyana
20.8 years (2009 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Haiti
22.8 years (2016/7 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Honduras
20.4 years (2011/12 est.)

note: median age a first birth among women 25-29

Hong Kong
29.8 years (2008 est.)
Hungary
28.3 years (2014 est.)
Iceland
27.4 years (2015 est.)
Indonesia
22.8 years (2012 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Ireland
30.7 years (2015 est.)
Israel
27.6 years (2015 est.)
Italy
30.7 years (2014 est.)
Jamaica
21.2 years (2008 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Japan
30.7 years (2015 est.)
Jordan
24.8 years (2017/18 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 30-34

Kazakhstan
25 years (2014 est.)
Kenya
20.3 years (2014 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Kiribati
23.1 years (2009 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Korea, South
31 years (2014 est.)
Kyrgyzstan
23.2 years (2014 est.)
Latvia
27.2 years (2014 est.)
Lesotho
21 years (2014 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Liberia
19.2 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Lithuania
27 years (2014 est.)
Luxembourg
30.1 years (2015 est.)
Macedonia
26.8 years (2014 est.)
Madagascar
19.5 years (2008/09 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Malawi
18.9 years (2015/16 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Maldives
24.5 years (2009 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Mali
18.9 years (2018 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Malta
26.9 years (2010 est.)

note: data refer to the average of the different childbearing ages of first-order births

Mexico
21.3 years (2008 est.)
Moldova
24 years (2014 est.)
Mongolia
20.5 years (2008 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 20-24

Montenegro
26.3 years (2010 est.)
Mozambique
18.9 years (2011 est.)
median age at first birth among women 25-29
Namibia
21.5 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Nepal
20.8 years (2016 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Netherlands
29.6 years (2015 est.)
New Zealand
27.8 years (2009 est.)

note: median age at first birth

Nicaragua
19.2 years (2011/12 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Niger
18.1 years (2012 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Nigeria
20.3 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Norway
28.9 years (2015 est.)

note: data is calculated based on actual age at first births

Pakistan
23.6 years (2017/18 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Paraguay
22.9 years (2008 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Peru
22.2 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Philippines
22.8 years (2017 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Poland
27.4 years (2014 est.)
Portugal
30.2 years (2015 est.)
Romania
26.7 years (2014 est.)
Russia
24.6 years (2009 est.)
Rwanda
23 years (2014/15 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Samoa
23.6 years (2009 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Sao Tome and Principe
19.4 years (2008/09 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Senegal
21.9 years (2017 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Serbia
27.9 years (2014 est.)

note: data do not cover Kosovo or Metohija

Sierra Leone
19.2 years (2013 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Singapore
30.5 years (2015 est.)
median age
Slovakia
27.6 years (2014 est.)
Slovenia
29.1 years (2014 est.)
Solomon Islands
22.6 years (2015 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Spain
30.7 years (2015 est.)
Sri Lanka
25.6 years (2016 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 30-34

Sweden
29.1 years (2015 est.)
Switzerland
30.7 years (2014 est.)
Tajikistan
22 years (2017 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Tanzania
19.8 years (2015/16 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Thailand
23.3 years (2009 est.)
Togo
21 years (2013/14 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Tonga
24.9 years (2012 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-49

Turkey
22.3 years (2010 est.)
Uganda
18.9 years (2011 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Ukraine
24.9 years (2014 est.)
United Kingdom
28.5 years (2014 est.)

note: data represent England and Wales only

United States
26.4 years (2015 est.)
Uzbekistan
23.4 years (2014 est.)
Yemen
21.4 years (2013 est.)
median age at first birth among women 25-29
Zambia
19.2 years (2013/14 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Zimbabwe
20 years (2015 est.)

note: median age at first birth among women 25-29

Source: CIA Factbook