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Median age at first birth in Nigeria 2018, by area

As of 2018, half of women living in rural areas of Nigeria gave birth by the age of 19. In urban areas, the median age at first birth was higher (22.3 years).

The results of a survey conducted in 2018 show that about 45 percent of births in Nigeria were registered with the civil authorities. This percentage was larger in the urban areas of the countries than in the rural ones.

Median age of women at first birth in Nigeria as of 2018, by area

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Release date

October 2019



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Number of respondents

26,537 respondents

Age group

25-49 years

Supplementary notes

Female respondents aged 20 to 49 years and male respondents aged 25 to 59 years as of the survey period.

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