Mean Age of Childbearing by Country in 2015

In the year 2015, women of world had a mean age at childbearing of 27.99 years.

The country with the highest mean age of childbearing was ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino where the mean is 32.25 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya with a mean age of childbearing of 31.97 years, and ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR with 31.97.

The country with the lowest mean age of childbearing for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan where the mean is 25.43 years. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh with a mean age of childbearing of 25.45, and ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal with 25.48 years.

The geographic region with the highest mean age of childbearing was Oceania with a mean of 29.75 years. Closely followed by Europe with a mean age of childbearing of 29.68 years, and Northern America with 29.25 years of mean age of childbearing.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Europe had the highest mean age of childbearing of 31.12 years. Closely followed by Western Europe with a mean age of childbearing of 30.71 years, and Australia/New Zealand with 30.68 years of mean age of childbearing.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that High-income countries has the highest mean age of childbearing of 30.07 years. While the lowest mean age of childbearing is recorded by No income group available with a mean age of childbearing of only 26.31.

Countries with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2015

Rank Country Mean Age of Childbearing
1 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 32.249
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 31.971
3 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 31.966
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 31.902
5 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 31.89
6 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 31.885
7 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 31.787
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 31.742
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 31.723
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 31.708
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 31.654
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 31.628
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 31.601
14 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 31.599
15 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 31.507
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 31.502
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 31.227
18 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 31.203
19 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 31.192
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 31.167
21 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 31.159
22 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 31.015
23 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 30.955
24 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 30.953
25 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 30.914
26 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 30.895
27 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 30.855
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 30.848
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 30.828
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 30.796
31 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 30.788
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 30.787
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 30.785
34 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 30.719
35 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 30.622
36 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 30.597
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 30.575
38 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 30.572
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 30.57
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 30.521
41 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 30.471
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 30.467
43 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 30.466
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 30.456
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 30.433
46 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 30.41
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 30.378
48 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 30.361
49 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 30.355
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 30.334
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 30.334
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 30.331
53 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 30.327
54 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 30.283
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 30.269
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 30.249
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 30.247
58 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 30.206
59 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 30.198
60 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 30.181
61 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 30.174
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 30.122
63 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 30.093
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 30.033
65 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 30.019
66 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 30.007
67 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 29.994
68 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 29.984
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 29.971
70 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 29.964
71 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 29.955
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 29.92
73 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 29.912
74 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 29.906
75 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 29.865
76 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 29.855
77 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 29.85
78 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 29.837
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 29.796
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 29.777
81 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 29.776
82 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 29.695
83 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 29.686
84 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 29.66
85 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 29.658
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 29.646
87 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 29.616
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 29.611
89 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 29.598
90 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 29.564
91 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 29.537
92 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 29.534
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 29.506
94 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 29.501
95 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 29.481
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 29.456
97 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 29.449
98 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 29.448
99 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 29.432
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 29.421
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 29.414
102 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 29.412
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 29.381
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 29.363
105 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 29.361
106 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 29.358
107 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 29.299
108 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 29.281
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 29.262
110 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 29.209
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 29.198
112 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 29.188
113 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 29.183
114 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 29.147
115 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 29.132
116 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 29.103
117 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 29.097
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 29.095
119 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 29.091
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 29.087
121 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 29.076
122 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 29.026
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 29.017
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 29.002
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 28.993
126 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 28.99
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 28.981
128 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 28.953
129 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 28.927
130 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 28.92
131 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 28.894
132 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 28.893
133 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 28.874
134 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 28.871
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 28.828
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 28.786
137 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 28.736
138 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 28.734
139 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 28.723
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 28.719
141 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 28.692
142 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 28.662
143 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 28.658
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 28.655
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 28.648
146 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 28.637
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 28.611
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 28.592
149 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 28.587
150 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 28.58
151 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 28.575
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 28.559
153 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 28.546
154 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 28.543
155 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 28.514
156 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 28.511
157 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 28.505
158 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 28.476
159 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 28.461
160 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 28.457
161 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 28.449
162 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 28.435
163 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 28.394
164 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 28.393
165 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 28.366
166 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 28.347
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 28.291
168 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 28.28
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 28.259
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 28.258
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 28.244
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 28.204
173 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 28.195
174 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 28.182
175 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 28.17
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 28.157
177 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 28.154
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 28.129
179 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 28.095
180 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 28.049
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 28.046
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 28.011
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 27.997
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 27.987
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 27.956
186 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 27.931
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 27.923
188 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 27.904
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 27.902
190 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 27.889
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 27.794
192 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 27.788
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 27.773
194 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 27.752
195 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 27.728
196 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 27.691
197 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 27.671
198 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 27.665
199 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 27.66
200 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 27.66
201 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 27.651
202 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 27.573
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 27.558
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 27.538
205 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 27.507
206 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 27.497
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 27.482
208 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 27.386
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 27.317
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 27.266
211 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 27.252
212 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 27.251
213 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 27.233
214 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 27.209
215 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 27.145
216 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 27.075
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 27.068
218 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 27.057
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 27.044
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 26.989
221 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 26.984
222 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 26.91
223 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 26.846
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 26.839
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 26.642
226 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 26.64
227 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 26.614
228 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 26.577
229 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 26.575
230 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 26.56
231 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 26.526
232 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 26.269
233 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 26.244
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 25.87
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 25.485
236 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 25.447
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 25.435

Regions with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2015

Rank Region Mean Age of Childbearing
1 Oceania 29.75
2 Europe 29.682
3 Northern America 29.252
4 Africa 29.109
5 Asia 27.745
6 Latin America and the Caribbean 27.063

Sub-regions with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2015

Rank Sub-region Mean Age of Childbearing
1 Southern Europe 31.119
2 Western Europe 30.714
3 Australia/New Zealand 30.675
4 Northern Europe 30.457
5 Middle Africa 29.444
6 Western Africa 29.43
7 Melanesia 29.357
8 Polynesia 29.257
9 Northern Africa 29.171
10 Eastern Africa 29.073
11 Western Asia 28.993
12 Micronesia 28.988
13 South-Eastern Asia 28.423
14 Eastern Asia 28.421
15 Eastern Europe 28.212
16 Southern Africa 27.468
17 Caribbean 27.452
18 Southern Asia 27.241
19 Central Asia 27.212
20 South America 27.142
21 Central America 26.82

Income Groups with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2015

Rank Income Group Mean Age of Childbearing
1 High-income countries 30.074
2 Low-income countries 29.265
3 Lower-middle-income countries 27.874
4 Middle-income countries 27.721
5 Upper-middle-income countries 27.716
6 No income group available 26.309

Data Information

Data found on this page is based on the medium fertility variant of the United Nations Revision of World Population Prospects 2022.

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The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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