Marriages and partnership registrations; key figures
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to columns.PeriodsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.19501960197019801990200020142015
MarriagesTotal marriagesnumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07465 33364 308
Marriages, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants8.27.89.56.46.45.53.93.8
Between man and womannumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07464 07462 912
Between men      532647
Between women      727749
Marrying personsBy sex and marital statusMenTotal men82 38988 016122 28790 37597 32184 57362 99462 208
Never married72 94180 880113 39979 09080 40966 95748 45047 450
Partnership     .1 2441 263
Widowed4 0533 2213 1871 7941 2701 8111 4051 383
Divorced5 3953 9155 7019 49115 64215 80511 89512 112
WomenTotal women82 57288 713123 52189 97897 14882 77361 40360 440
Never married74 62083 014116 14180 30781 47666 76948 28847 049
Partnership     .1 2381 255
Widowed2 9761 7851 8121 1549701 4411 0791 136
Divorced4 9763 9145 5688 51714 70214 56310 79811 000
By sex and marital status, relativeMenTotal meno/oo55.159.973.242.535.929.517.316.7
Never married58.064.178.445.137.928.817.116.4
Partnership     .15.514.3
Widowed29.222.821.912.28.411.17.47.2
Divorced182.8123.8127.067.556.941.722.322.2
WomenTotal women52.556.369.640.033.826.615.915.3
Never married63.372.495.556.446.935.220.019.1
Partnership     .15.414.3
Widowed10.05.03.81.91.42.01.61.7
Divorced108.573.576.145.441.829.415.315.3
Average age at marriageMenTotal menyear30.028.326.227.430.734.137.137.5
Never married28.026.624.725.428.231.033.233.5
Partnership     .37.838.6
Widowed52.155.756.956.357.058.262.163.0
Divorced39.440.839.138.341.644.549.650.0
WomenTotal women26.925.423.724.528.031.133.934.4
Never married25.624.322.723.125.928.530.630.9
Partnership     .34.735.9
Widowed44.550.153.251.852.553.058.558.9
Divorced36.337.735.234.437.941.046.246.6
Average number of marriages per personMenTotal marriagesnumber1.141.161.160.800.800.720.590.58
One marriage0.961.031.020.670.630.550.460.45
Two or more marriages0.180.130.140.140.170.170.130.14
WomenTotal marriages1.091.151.170.790.810.740.580.57
One marriage0.961.061.070.690.660.600.460.45
Two or more marriages0.130.090.100.100.150.140.120.12
Partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrations     2 92210 36312 772
Partnership registrations, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants     0.180.610.75
Between man and womannumber     1 3229 96212 331
Between men     815201202
Between women     785200239
New partnershipsTotal new partnership registrations     2 92210 36312 772
Between man and woman     .9 96212 331
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