Mean Age of Childbearing by Country in 2022

In the year 2022, women of world had a mean age at childbearing of 28.25 years.

The country with the highest mean age of childbearing was ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR where the mean is 32.76 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea with a mean age of childbearing of 32.53 years, and ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda with 32.24.

The country with the lowest mean age of childbearing for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan where the mean is 25.71 years. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh with a mean age of childbearing of 25.72, and ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal with 25.74 years.

The geographic region with the highest mean age of childbearing was Europe with a mean of 30.23 years. Closely followed by Oceania with a mean age of childbearing of 29.94 years, and Northern America with 29.84 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 31.53 years. Closely followed by Australia/New Zealand with a mean age of childbearing of 31.18 years, and Western Europe with 31.04 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 30.52 years. While the lowest mean age of childbearing is recorded by No income group available with a mean age of childbearing of only 26.42.

Countries with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2022

Rank Country Mean Age of Childbearing
1 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 32.758
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 32.531
3 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 32.242
4 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 32.229
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 32.2
6 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 32.186
7 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 32.13
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 32.032
9 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 32.032
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 32.017
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 31.97
12 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 31.95
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 31.807
14 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 31.736
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 31.644
16 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 31.636
17 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 31.57
18 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 31.501
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 31.46
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 31.456
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 31.421
22 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 31.405
23 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 31.355
24 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 31.337
25 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 31.292
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 31.29
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 31.267
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 31.248
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 31.228
30 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 31.213
31 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 31.184
32 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 31.108
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 31.036
34 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 31.029
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 31.001
36 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 30.999
37 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 30.981
38 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 30.872
39 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 30.867
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 30.852
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 30.804
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 30.751
43 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 30.723
44 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 30.714
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 30.709
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 30.708
47 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 30.675
48 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 30.665
49 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 30.652
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 30.637
51 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 30.624
52 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 30.581
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 30.571
54 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 30.545
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 30.519
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 30.495
57 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 30.438
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 30.436
59 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 30.414
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 30.413
61 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 30.396
62 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 30.342
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 30.309
64 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 30.273
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 30.271
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 30.26
67 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 30.222
68 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 30.177
69 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 30.137
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 30.095
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 30.065
72 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 30.045
73 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 30.04
74 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 30.016
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 29.954
76 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 29.941
77 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 29.935
78 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 29.894
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 29.891
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 29.885
81 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 29.876
82 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 29.857
83 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 29.854
84 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 29.797
85 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 29.722
86 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 29.715
87 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 29.685
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 29.647
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 29.614
90 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 29.613
91 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 29.613
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 29.6
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 29.6
94 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 29.597
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 29.584
96 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 29.552
97 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 29.537
98 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 29.535
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 29.495
100 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 29.489
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 29.488
102 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 29.485
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 29.471
104 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 29.459
105 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 29.447
106 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 29.434
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 29.431
108 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 29.431
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 29.427
110 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 29.363
111 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 29.35
112 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 29.342
113 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 29.337
114 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 29.275
115 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 29.192
116 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 29.189
117 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 29.145
118 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 29.123
119 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 29.108
120 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 29.108
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 29.056
122 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 29.018
123 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 29.017
124 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 29.016
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 29.006
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 28.971
127 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 28.966
128 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 28.961
129 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 28.948
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 28.936
131 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 28.932
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 28.924
133 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 28.912
134 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 28.911
135 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 28.9
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 28.89
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 28.887
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 28.878
139 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 28.855
140 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 28.853
141 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 28.852
142 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 28.844
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 28.831
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 28.824
145 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 28.823
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 28.823
147 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 28.807
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 28.802
149 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 28.77
150 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 28.764
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 28.763
152 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 28.752
153 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 28.74
154 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 28.733
155 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 28.712
156 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 28.702
157 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 28.684
158 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 28.641
159 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 28.64
160 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 28.64
161 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 28.612
162 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 28.59
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 28.585
164 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 28.582
165 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 28.55
166 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 28.545
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 28.491
168 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 28.477
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 28.475
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 28.465
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 28.457
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 28.454
173 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 28.379
174 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 28.359
175 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 28.321
176 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 28.298
177 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 28.27
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 28.259
179 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 28.235
180 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 28.195
181 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 28.177
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 28.159
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 28.12
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 28.052
185 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 28.042
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 28.038
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 28.038
188 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 28.016
189 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 28.01
190 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 27.998
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 27.995
192 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 27.983
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 27.967
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 27.945
195 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 27.932
196 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 27.927
197 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 27.923
198 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 27.917
199 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 27.896
200 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 27.872
201 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 27.854
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 27.851
203 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 27.849
204 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 27.845
205 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 27.83
206 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 27.778
207 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 27.764
208 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 27.74
209 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 27.731
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 27.668
211 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 27.658
212 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 27.639
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 27.634
214 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 27.479
215 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 27.445
216 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 27.441
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 27.404
218 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 27.393
219 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 27.391
220 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 27.384
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 27.288
222 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 27.202
223 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 27.192
224 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 27.191
225 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 27.162
226 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 27.022
227 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 26.978
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 26.972
229 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 26.861
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 26.822
231 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 26.636
232 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 26.419
233 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 26.333
234 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 26.154
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 25.741
236 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 25.724
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 25.715

Regions with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2022

Rank Region Mean Age of Childbearing
1 Europe 30.226
2 Oceania 29.937
3 Northern America 29.841
4 Africa 28.96
5 Asia 28.155
6 Latin America and the Caribbean 27.557

Sub-regions with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2022

Rank Sub-region Mean Age of Childbearing
1 Southern Europe 31.534
2 Australia/New Zealand 31.185
3 Western Europe 31.044
4 Northern Europe 30.877
5 Middle Africa 29.379
6 Western Africa 29.268
7 Polynesia 29.236
8 Melanesia 29.234
9 Eastern Asia 29.208
10 Micronesia 29.204
11 Western Asia 29.17
12 Northern Africa 29.13
13 Eastern Africa 28.908
14 Eastern Europe 28.835
15 South-Eastern Asia 28.434
16 Southern Asia 27.845
17 Caribbean 27.829
18 South America 27.752
19 Southern Africa 27.727
20 Central Asia 27.674
21 Central America 27.066

Income Groups with the Highest Mean Age of Childbearing in 2022

Rank Income Group Mean Age of Childbearing
1 High-income countries 30.518
2 Low-income countries 29.159
3 Upper-middle-income countries 28.277
4 Lower-middle-income countries 28.146
5 Middle-income countries 28.05
6 No income group available 26.416

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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