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Cousin Marriage: cousin-marriage-data.csv

This table contains data behind the story Dear Mona: How Many Americans Are Married To Their Cousins?

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percent Percent of marriages that are consanguineous

Source: cosang.net

Data license: CC Attribution 4.0 License · Data source: fivethirtyeight/data on GitHub

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Link rowid Country Percent
1 Burkina Faso 65.8
2 Kuwait 51.7
3 Nigeria 51.2
4 Pakistan 51.0
5 Sudan 50.4
6 Kyrgyzstan 45.2
7 Qatar 44.5
8 Bahrain 44.4
9 Saudi Arabia 38.4
10 Tanzania 37.8
11 Libya 37.6
12 United Arab Emirates 36.0
13 Oman 35.9
14 Yemen 34.9
15 Iraq 34.3
16 Iran 32.2
17 Syria 31.6
18 Jordan 31.6
19 Egypt 31.0
20 Tunisia 26.9
21 Lebanon 26.6
22 India 26.6
23 Guinea 25.9
24 Uzbekistan 23.3
25 Algeria 22.6
26 Sri Lanka 21.5
27 Turkey 20.1
28 Israel 20.0
29 Tajikistan 20.0
30 Morocco 19.9
31 Indonesia 17.8
32 Bangladesh 10.5
33 Malaysia 7.6
34 Japan 7.6
35 China 5.0
36 El Salvador 4.9
37 Brazil 4.3
38 Singapore 3.6
39 Colombia 3.5
40 Ecuador 3.5
41 Costa Rica 3.4
42 Honduras 3.4
43 South Africa 2.8
44 Peru 2.5
45 Uruguay 2.1
46 Spain 2.0
47 Bolivia 1.7
48 Panama 1.7
49 Portugal 1.6
50 Canada 1.5
51 Venezuela 1.4
52 Belgium 1.1
53 Chile 0.9
54 Cuba 0.8
55 France 0.8
56 Mexico 0.8
57 Sweden 0.7
58 Ireland 0.6
59 Slovenia 0.6
60 Italy 0.6
61 Argentina 0.5
62 Australia 0.5
63 Norway 0.5
64 Great Britain 0.4
65 Philippines 0.4
66 Czech Republic 0.2
67 The Netherlands 0.2
68 United States 0.2
69 Croatia 0.1
70 Hungary 0.1

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CREATE TABLE "cousin-marriage/cousin-marriage-data" (
"Country" TEXT,
  "Percent" REAL
)
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