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Table 3 Adolescent fertility - 'ever-married' and 'all women' (married and unmarried)

From: Adolescent fertility and family planning in East Asia and the Pacific: a review of DHS reports

Country and survey year Proportion females aged 15-19 who have commenced childbearing (%) Median age first birth females aged 25-49 (years) Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1000 women aged 15-19) Adolescent fertility rate in the 10 to 14 years preceding the survey
'Ever-married women'     
   Indonesia, 2007 8.5 21.5 51.0 67.0
   Timor-Leste, 2003 14.5 23.0† 78.3 105.0‡
   Vietnam, 2002 3.4 22.7 25.0 20.0*
'All women'     
   Cambodia, 2005 7.8 22.0 47.0 85.0
   Marshall Islands, 2007 26.3 20.2 138.0 105.0
   Nauru, 2007 15.0 21.9 69.0 101.0
   Papua New Guinea, 1996 13.8 21.0 77.0 104.0
   Philippines, 2003 8.0 23.2 53.0 66.0
   Samoa, 2009 9.4 23.4 44.0 50.0
   Solomon Islands, 2007 11.9 21.1 67.0 95.0
   Tuvalu, 2007 8.0 23.1 42.0 34.0
  1. †Includes women aged 20-49
  2. ‡12-15 years preceding survey
  3. *ASFR reported in the 1987 DHS