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Table 6 Percentage of women currently cohabiting by education and wealth quintiles in the Philippines among: (a) all women aged 25-29 years and (b) among women in a union (married or cohabiting) 25–29 years

From: The second demographic transition, 1986–2020: sub-replacement fertility and rising cohabitation—a global update

  (a) Percentage of all women (b) Percentage of women in a union
2003 2013 2003 2013
By education
 No education 10.6 23.0 12.5 26.0
 Primary school 10.2 27.3 12.1 32.2
 Secondary school 6.5 32.1 8.4 40.3
 Post-secondary 2.9 13.5 5.1 26.3
 Total 6.3 23.8 8.7 34.6
By wealth quintile
 Poorest 12.5 26.0 13.7 28.0
 Poor 15.5 31.8 17.2 38.0
 Middle 8.6 25.4 10.5 35.1
 Rich 7.8 24.6 11.2 41.3
 Richest 5.4 14.0 9.7 30.1
 Total 9.7 23.8 12.7 34.6
  1. Source: Courtesy of Brienna Perelli-Harris on the basis of the Demographic and Health Survey data 2003 and 2013