Marriages and partnership registrations; key figures
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to columns.PeriodsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.19501960197019801990200020122013
MarriagesTotal marriagesnumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07470 31564 549
Marriages, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants8.27.89.56.46.45.54.23.8
Between man and womannumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07469 03063 327
Between men      544522
Between women      741700
Marrying personsBy sex and marital statusMenTotal men82 38988 016122 28790 37597 32184 57367 87861 953
Never married72 94180 880113 39979 09080 40966 95751 79647 518
Partnership     .1 1651 131
Widowed4 0533 2213 1871 7941 2701 8111 5211 360
Divorced5 3953 9155 7019 49115 64215 80513 39611 944
WomenTotal women82 57288 713123 52189 97897 14882 77366 40960 251
Never married74 62083 014116 14180 30781 47666 76951 79547 392
Partnership     .1 1931 152
Widowed2 9761 7851 8121 1549701 4411 2521 107
Divorced4 9763 9145 5688 51714 70214 56312 16910 600
By sex and marital status, relativeMenTotal meno/oo55.159.973.242.535.929.519.317.3
Never married58.064.178.445.137.928.818.817.0
Partnership     .17.215.3
Widowed29.222.821.912.28.411.18.37.3
Divorced182.8123.8127.067.556.941.726.222.9
WomenTotal women52.556.369.640.033.826.617.715.8
Never married63.372.495.556.446.935.222.220.0
Partnership     .17.615.6
Widowed10.05.03.81.91.42.01.81.6
Divorced108.573.576.145.441.829.418.115.4
Average age at marriageMenTotal menyear30.028.326.227.430.734.137.037.0
Never married28.026.624.725.428.231.033.133.1
Partnership     .37.537.4
Widowed52.155.756.956.357.058.261.662.2
Divorced39.440.839.138.341.644.549.149.3
WomenTotal women26.925.423.724.528.031.133.833.8
Never married25.624.322.723.125.928.530.430.5
Partnership     .34.934.7
Widowed44.550.153.251.852.553.058.058.2
Divorced36.337.735.234.437.941.045.745.9
Average number of marriages per personMenTotal marriagesnumber1.141.161.160.800.800.720.640.59
One marriage0.961.031.020.670.630.550.490.45
Two or more marriages0.180.130.140.140.170.170.150.14
WomenTotal marriages1.091.151.170.790.810.740.630.57
One marriage0.961.061.070.690.660.600.500.46
Two or more marriages0.130.090.100.100.150.140.130.12
Partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrations     2 9229 2249 445
Partnership registrations, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants     0.180.550.56
Between man and womannumber     1 3228 7899 038
Between men     815217208
Between women     785218199
New partnershipsTotal new partnership registrations     2 9229 2249 445
Between man and woman     .8 7899 038
© Statistics Netherlands, Den Haag/Heerlen 22-12-2014