Religions have their own rules as to the age of maturity, when a child is regarded to be an adult, at least for ritual purposes.
Legally, adulthood typically means that one has reached the India and China, the legal adult age is 18 (historically 21) for.
An adult is a person who has attained the age of majority. The age of majority is the legally defined age at which a person is considered an adult, with all the attendant rights and responsibilities of adulthood. The age of majority is defined by state laws, which vary by state.
The legal definition of a child and their rights by law, ages of consent and criminal responsibility, parental consent Once they turn 18, they are legally an adult.
Well, adulthood is defined as the age at which you are emancipated from your parents. As defined, adulthood is different from: * voting age * consent age.