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Table 1 Demographic context of adolescents in study countries

From: Are rhetorical commitments to adolescents reflected in planning documents? An exploratory content analysis of adolescent sexual and reproductive health in Global Financing Facility country plans

First wave countries % of population 10–19 % female secondary school completion % male secondary school completion % Women married/in union by age 15 % Women married/in union by age 18
Bangladesh 20 26 31 22 59
Cameroon 23 12 18 10 31
DRC 23 21 30 10 37
Ethiopia 25 12 13 14 40
Guatemala 23 6 30
Kenya 23 38 44 4 23
Liberia 23 9 18 9 36
Mozambique 24 4 8 14 48
Nigeria 23 42 57 18 44
Uganda 25 13 18 10 40
Tanzania 23 2 4 5 31
  (2016) (2016) (2016) (2010–2017) (2010–2017)
  1. Data sources
  2. % of population 10–19: United Nations Population Division population.un.org/wpp/ (Accessed 25 Sept 2018)
  3. Secondary school completion rate: United Nations Children’s Fund Global databases data.unicef.org/topic/education/overview/ (Accessed 25 Sept 2018)
  4. % women married/in union by age 15 or 18: United Nations Children’s Fund Global databases data.unicef.org (Accessed 25 Sept 2018)