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Table 5 Baseline and final survey estimates for adolescent first birth for urban and rural for women aged 20–24 years at time of survey disaggregated by age groups

From: Trends in adolescent first births in sub-Saharan Africa: a tale of increasing inequity?

  Urban Baseline Rural Baseline Urban Final Rural Final
< 16 16/17 18/19 < 20 < 16 16/17 18/19 < 20 < 16 16/17 18/19 < 20 < 16 16/17 18/19 < 20
Benin 3.1 15.6 19.4 38.1 7.8 18.8 31.3 57.9 6.2 10 15.3 31.5 13.6 16.8 21.2 51.6
Burkina Faso 5.5 19.7 21 46.2 10.3 23.0 33.6 66.9 2.6 11.5 18.8 32.9 8.8 25.7 33.7 68.2
Cameroon 17.5 21.9 20 59.4 24.3 27.7 21.1 73.1 7.8 13.6 16.9 38.3 18.2 24.1 23.3 65.6
Chad 16.4 25.8 25.5 67.7 20.8 25.7 25.7 72.1 19.6 17.3 17 53.9 29.3 26.4 20.2 76.0
Cote d’Ivoire 13.6 20.5 19.3 53.4 22.1 29.9 19.9 71.9 8.4 12 15.3 35.7 16.3 27.7 23.7 67.7
Ghana 4.9 13.5 18.5 36.9 7.5 20.8 20.4 55.9 4.2 8.7 9.6 22.4 6.1 15.4 20.6 42.1
Guinea 13.3 19.7 16.4 49.4 28.6 27.1 20.4 76.1 10.9 14.8 16.9 42.6 26.3 24.9 21.7 72.9
Mali 11.8 22.2 23.7 57.7 18.2 34.1 23.9 76.2 14.2 19.7 18.5 52.4 25.4 25.5 23.4 74.3
Niger 10 17.5 22.1 49.6 21.7 30.4 24.2 76.3 10.6 15.6 22.9 49.1 24.7 29.1 26.4 80.2
Nigeria 9.3 12 17 38.3 22.3 17.8 19.3 59.4 5.3 9.4 13.4 28.1 16.2 22.9 20.7 59.8
Senegal 4.8 10.5 12.6 27.9 13.8 20.8 21 55.6 2.7 5.8 11.2 19.7 8.8 15.1 21 44.8
W/M Regional Average 10.0 17.9 19.6 47.5 17.5 25.1 25.0 67.5 8.4 12.6 16.0 37.0 17.6 23.1 23.3 63.9
Urban/ rural ratio      0.56 0.72 0.80 0.71      0.48 0.55 0.69 0.58
Ethiopia 5.6 11.5 11.3 28.5 7.7 18.1 21.3 47.1 1.1 5 6.4 12.5 9.4 16.5 20.7 46.6
Kenya 4.5 16.2 18.5 39.2 10.6 19.5 26 56.1 6.1 11.7 17 34.7 9.2 19.3 22.2 50.8
Madagascar 8.5 13.8 21.9 44.2 15.5 20.5 25.4 61.4 4.2 14.3 19.4 37.9 16.1 23.7 21.3 61.1
Malawi 11.2 21.8 23.3 56.3 17.3 21 26.3 64.6 6.5 15 20.6 42.1 9.3 23.4 32 64.7
Mozambique 10.9 29.2 25.2 65.3 19 25.2 21.2 65.4 11.1 23.8 23.6 58.5 21.4 25.2 27.3 73.9
Namibia 2.8 15.5 25.2 43.4 5.8 11.8 22.9 40.4 2.5 9.6 16.8 28.9 4.5 14.9 24.7 44.1
Rwanda 2.0 5.7 11.7 19.4 1.6 6.8 16.7 25.1 1.3 5.3 13 19.5 0.7 5.2 14.8 20.7
Tanzania 5.5 15.9 25.7 47.1 7.7 19.2 27.6 54.5 4.7 10.8 19.5 35 6.4 20.3 32.2 58.9
Uganda 7.5 17.2 28.6 53.3 15.6 26.3 27.1 69 5.6 12.6 20.8 39 10.7 22 27.9 60.6
Zambia 8 24.1 24.1 56.2 10.2 27.6 31.3 69.1 5.8 16.2 25.1 47.1 8.5 30.9 31.5 70.9
Zimbabwe 3.2 12 19.5 34.7 9.4 18.7 26.1 54.2 2.3 11.9 21 35.3 5.7 22.1 34.2 62
E / S Regional Average 6.3 16.6 22.0 44.9 10.9 19.5 23.3 53.8 4.7 12.4 18.5 35.5 9.3 20.3 26.3 55.8
Urban / rural ratio      0.58 0.85 0.94 0.84      0.50 0.61 0.70 0.64