Table 2

Percentage of women aged 20–29 years experiencing a first birth before 20 years disaggregated by age group, urban/rural residence, level of education, wealth quintile, marital status and geographic region

% first births by age< 16 years16–17 years18–19 years<20 years
Total first births4.816.422.143.3
 Urban/rural residence
  Ratio richest/poorest1.
 Level of education
  No education10.125.528.063.6
 Wealth quintile
  Ratio richest/poorest2.
Married at time of birth92.498.398.797.9