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Afghanistan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 33%
Albania Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 70% 49%
Algeria Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 37%
Andorra Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Angola Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 88% 75%
Antigua and Barbuda Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Argentina Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 52%
Armenia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 60%
Australia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 72% 58%
Austria Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 68% 53%
Azerbaijan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 67% 60%
Bahamas Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 68%
Bahrain Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 32%
Bangladesh Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 59%
Barbados Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Belarus Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 67% 55%
Belgium Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 61% 47%
Belize Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 47%
Benin Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 67%
Bhutan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 71% 53%
Bolivia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 82% 62%
Bosnia-Herzegovina Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 68% 55%
Botswana Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 72%
Brazil Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 82% 60%
Brunei Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 60%
Bulgaria Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 61% 48%
Burkina Faso Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 91% 78%
Burundi Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 88% 91%
Cambodia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 86% 74%
Cameroon Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 54%
Canada Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 73% 63%
Cape Verde Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 54%
Central African Republic Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 87% 72%
Chad Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 63%
Channel Islands Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Chile Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 73% 42%
China Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 67%
Colombia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 41%
Comoros Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 74%
Congo Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 63%
Congo, Dem. Rep. of Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 86% 57%
Costa Rica Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 45%
Cote d'Ivoire Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 82% 51%
Croatia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 60% 46%
Cuba Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 67% 41%
Curacao Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Cyprus Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 71% 54%
Czech Republic Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 68% 49%
Denmark Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 71% 60%
Djibouti Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 62%
Dominica Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Dominican Republic Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 51%
Ecuador Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 47%
Egypt Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 22%
El Salvador Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 77% 46%
Equatorial Guinea Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 92% 40%
Eritrea Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 63%
Estonia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 55%
Ethiopia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 90% 81%
Federated States of Micronesia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Fiji Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 39%
Finland Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 65% 57%
France Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 62% 51%
French Guiana Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
French Polynesia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 66% 48%
Gabon Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 70%
Gambia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 71%
Georgia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 55%
Germany Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 67% 53%
Ghana Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 74%
Greece Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 65% 43%
Grenada Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Guadeloupe Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Guam Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 77% 52%
Guatemala Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 88% 48%
Guinea Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 89% 79%
Guinea-Bissau Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 84% 60%
Guyana Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 45%
Haiti Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 58%
Honduras Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 40%
Hong Kong, SAR Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 52%
Hungary Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 59% 43%
Iceland Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 72%
India Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 33%
Indonesia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 86% 52%
Iran Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 73% 32%
Iraq Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 14%
Ireland Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 73% 54%
Israel Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 63% 52%
Italy Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 61% 38%
Jamaica Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 56%
Japan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 72% 48%
Jordan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 23%
Kazakhstan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 66%
Kenya Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 88% 76%
Kiribati Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Korea, North Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 55%
Korea, South Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 72% 50%
Kosovo Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Kuwait Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 45%
Kyrgyzstan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 55%
Laos Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 78%
Latvia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 70% 54%
Lebanon Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 72% 22%
Lesotho Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 71%
Liberia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 67%
Libya Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 25%
Liechtenstein Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Lithuania Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 62% 50%
Luxembourg Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 63% 48%
Macao, SAR Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Macedonia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 65% 43%
Madagascar Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 89% 84%
Malawi Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 75%
Malaysia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 44%
Maldives Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 77% 57%
Mali Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 67% 38%
Malta Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 68% 32%
Marshall Islands Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Martinique Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Mauritania Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 59%
Mauritius Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 41%
Mayotte Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Mexico Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 43%
Moldova Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 53% 47%
Monaco Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Mongolia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 68%
Montenegro Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Morocco Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 26%
Mozambique Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 87% 85%
Myanmar Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 63%
Namibia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 63% 52%
Nauru Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Nepal Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 63%
Netherlands Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 73% 60%
Netherlands Antilles Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
New Caledonia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 70% 44%
New Zealand Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 62%
Nicaragua Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 47%
Niger Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 88% 39%
Nigeria Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 73% 39%
Norway Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 71% 63%
Oman Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 77% 25%
Pakistan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 22%
Palau Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Palestinian Territory Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 68% 17%
Panama Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 48%
Papua New Guinea Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 72%
Paraguay Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 87% 57%
Peru Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 58%
Philippines Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 49%
Poland Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 62% 46%
Portugal Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 56%
Puerto Rico Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 58% 36%
Qatar Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 93% 50%
Reunion Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 65% 52%
Romania Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 60% 45%
Russia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 58%
Rwanda Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 87%
Samoa Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 38%
San Marino Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Sao Tome and Principe Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 45%
Saudi Arabia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 21%
Senegal Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 89% 65%
Serbia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 63% 46%
Seychelles Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Sierra Leone Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 68% 65%
Singapore Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 54%
Slovakia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 51%
Slovenia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 65% 53%
Solomon Islands Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 50% 24%
Somalia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 85% 57%
South Africa Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 63% 47%
South Sudan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Spain Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 49%
Sri Lanka Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 34%
St. Kitts-Nevis Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
St. Lucia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
St. Vincent & the Grenadines Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Sudan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 31%
Suriname Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 66% 39%
Swaziland Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 53%
Sweden Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 69% 61%
Switzerland Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 61%
Syria Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 21%
Taiwan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Tajikistan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 57%
Tanzania Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 91% 86%
Thailand Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 81% 66%
Timor-Leste Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 83% 59%
Togo Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 86% 64%
Tonga Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 75% 55%
Trinidad and Tobago Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 78% 55%
Tunisia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 71% 26%
Turkey Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 70% 24%
Turkmenistan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 62%
Tuvalu Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Uganda Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 91% 78%
Ukraine Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 65% 52%
United Arab Emirates Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 92% 42%
United Kingdom Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 70% 55%
United States Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 72% 58%
Uruguay Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 54%
Uzbekistan Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 71% 58%
Vanuatu Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 88% 79%
Venezuela Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 52%
Vietnam Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 76% 68%
Western Sahara Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ - -
Yemen Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 20%
Zambia Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 79% 60%
Zimbabwe Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 74% 60%

Source: PRB World's Youth 2006 Data Sheet. PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

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