This set of estimates and projections of the number of married or in-union women of reproductive-age (15-49 years) is for the period from 1970 to 2030 for 221 countries and territories and for the major areas, regions and development groups. The methodology is described in:
United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. 2013. National, Regional and Global Estimates and Projections of the Number of Women Aged 15-49 Who Are Married or in a Union, 1970-2030. Technical Paper No. 2013/2. New York: United Nations.