Marriages and partnership registrations; key figures
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MarriagesTotal marriagesnumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07471 57270 315
Marriages, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants8.27.89.56.46.45.54.34.2
Between man and womannumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07470 21769 030
Between men      601544
Between women      754741
Marrying personsBy sex and marital statusMenTotal men82 38988 016122 28790 37597 32184 57369 23867 878
Never married72 94180 880113 39979 09080 40966 95752 55651 796
Partnership     .1 0711 165
Widowed4 0533 2213 1871 7941 2701 8111 6141 521
Divorced5 3953 9155 7019 49115 64215 80513 99713 396
WomenTotal women82 57288 713123 52189 97897 14882 77367 61066 409
Never married74 62083 014116 14180 30781 47666 76952 46851 795
Partnership     .1 0841 193
Widowed2 9761 7851 8121 1549701 4411 2891 252
Divorced4 9763 9145 5688 51714 70214 56312 76912 169
By sex and marital status, relativeMenTotal meno/oo55.159.973.242.535.929.520.019.3
Never married58.064.178.445.137.928.819.418.8
Partnership     .17.517.2
Widowed29.222.821.912.28.411.18.98.3
Divorced182.8123.8127.067.556.941.727.926.2
WomenTotal women52.556.369.640.033.826.618.317.7
Never married63.372.495.556.446.935.222.922.2
Partnership     .17.717.6
Widowed10.05.03.81.91.42.01.91.8
Divorced108.573.576.145.441.829.419.318.1
Average age at marriageMenTotal menyear30.028.326.227.430.734.136.937.0
Never married28.026.624.725.428.231.033.033.1
Partnership     .37.337.5
Widowed52.155.756.956.357.058.261.261.6
Divorced39.440.839.138.341.644.548.649.1
WomenTotal women26.925.423.724.528.031.133.833.8
Never married25.624.322.723.125.928.530.430.4
Partnership     .34.434.9
Widowed44.550.153.251.852.553.057.358.0
Divorced36.337.735.234.437.941.045.345.7
Average number of marriages per personMenTotal marriagesnumber1.141.161.160.800.800.720.650.64
One marriage0.961.031.020.670.630.550.500.49
Two or more marriages0.180.130.140.140.170.170.150.15
WomenTotal marriages1.091.151.170.790.810.740.640.63
One marriage0.961.061.070.690.660.600.510.50
Two or more marriages0.130.090.100.100.150.140.140.13
Partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrations     2 9229 9459 224
Partnership registrations, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants     0.180.600.55
Between man and womannumber     1 3229 4648 789
Between men     815235217
Between women     785246218
New partnershipsTotal new partnership registrations     .9 9459 224
Between man and woman     .9 4648 789
© Statistics Netherlands, Den Haag/Heerlen 24-7-2014