Child marriage Almost one in five young girls in Peru is married before the age of 18. In addition, they are prepared for their future married life from a very early age.
What is the average age for marriage in Peru?
Age at first marriage shows the mean age at first marriage among those who ever married in the age group 15-50 .Age at first marriage, female - Gender Statistics.Age at first marriage, female - Gender Statistics (2002)RankCountryValue49Uruguay23.3050Peru23.1451China23.11121 more rows
What is marriage like in Peru?
Only civil ceremonies are legal in Peru. So, if you plan to wed in church, have a romantic celebration on the beach, the blessing of a Shaman, an adventure wedding or whatever, you first have to get legally married. The civil ceremony is performed at the municipality where you plan to marry.