only within two of the most vulnerable groups of people
60 million child brides in the developing countries are currently between 20 and 24 years old
That means that one y every three women in this age were child brides
500 million women
two thirds of the world female population (781 million).
The probability of children survival increases by 20
if a woman is working in the family.
FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION:
70 million girls and women have suffered genital mutilation in Africa alone.
In Spain, 17,000 are currently in danger.
Half a million children died last year from diarrheic diseases
due to consumption of contaminated water, lack of sanitation, and poor hygiene.
158 million minors are working.
It means 1 in 6 children in the world work.
More than 30 million primary school age children
do not receive any education.
100 million children
have no family protection whatsoever.
Source: World Bank, 2015. Unicef, 2015