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Table 8 Current and Retrospective mean age at marriage, mean age of conception and mean age of schooling of the respondents and elder sibling*

From: Effectiveness of a community based intervention to delay early marriage, early pregnancy and improve school retention among adolescents in India

  Males Females Total
Mean age at marriage 18.63 16.29 17.03
Mean age at marriage of older sibling 17.59 15.37 15.83
Age at first conception 18.39  
Age at fist conception of older sibling   17.54  
Mean years of schooling 7.95 7.81 7.93
Mean years of schooling of older sibling 6.72 6.19 6.39
  1. *The above figures are obtained from the endline reports of this project