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Table 1 Trends in proportions of women never-married and median ages at selected ages, Rwanda 2005_2010_2015

From: Fertility transition in Rwanda: what does the trend in nuptiality reveal?

Age in years Period Change (2015–2005)
2005 2010 2015
Proportion of never-married     
 15–19 97.2 96.6 96.3 0.9
 20–24 54.4 59.9 60.7 6.3
 25–29 16.9 22.6 25.2 8.3
 30–34 8.6 8.8 11.1 2.5
 35–39 4.9 5.4 7.1 2.2
 40–44 2.7 5..4 4.2 1.5
 45–49 1.8 1.9 4.1 2.3
Median age by age group     
 All women (25–49) 20.7 21.4 21.9 1.2
  25–29 20.6 22.3 22.8 2.2
  30–34 21.1 20.9 22.4 1.3
  35–39 21.0 20.9 21.0 0
  40–44 20.4 21.4 21.1 0.7
  45–49 20.3 20.6 21.5 1.2
  1. Source Rwanda DHS 2005, 2010, and 2015