According to the United Nations (via Quartz), the average age women get married in Mexico is 23.2. As one woman told NPR, many people in Mexico still subscribe to the traditional belief system that a womans place is in the home so they should get married early and be wives and mothers.
Whats the average age to get married?
SDMXCanada, place of occurrence (map)SexCharacteristics2005MalesMean age at marriage29.5Median age at divorce43.0Median age at marriage27.08 more rows
What country has the lowest average marriage age?
Mozambique had the lowest marriage age of the countries analysed, with women getting married at 18.7 years and men at 23.4 years.
Whats the average age to get married in the US?
The 2020 Average Age of Marriage The average age of marriage in the US therefore falls at 32 years.
Can a 12 year old get married in Mexico?
Child marriage in Mexico Minors could get formally married if they had the consent of their parents and had reached a minimum age. This age, which varied by state, was set at 14 or 16-years-old. In December 2014, the Federal Congress set the minimum age of marriage for both women and men at 18, without exceptions.