Marriages and partnership registrations; key figures
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to columns.PeriodsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
MarriagesTotal marriagesnumber72 36972 48575 43873 47775 39971 57270 31564 54965 33364 30865 24964 402
Marriages, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants4.44.44.64.44.54.34.23.83.93.83.83.8
Between man and womannumber71 15771 11474 03072 11974 04570 21769 03063 32764 07462 91263 81363 027
Between men579663656573660601544522532647665620
Between women633708752785694754741700727749771755
Marrying personsBy sex and marital statusMenTotal men70 33570 78273 80171 51672 94669 23867 87861 95362 99462 20863 01862 116
Never married54 99855 52158 07556 42955 43452 55651 79647 51848 45047 45047 88447 036
Partnership....9551 0711 1651 1311 2441 2631 4011 490
Widowed1 7391 7061 6931 6591 6391 6141 5211 3601 4051 3831 3551 387
Divorced13 59813 55514 03313 42814 91813 99713 39611 94411 89512 11212 37812 203
WomenTotal women68 73169 57272 56470 29870 54467 61066 40960 25161 40360 44061 34160 505
Never married54 61255 31157 83856 27654 96752 46851 79547 39248 28847 04947 59346 778
Partnership....9331 0841 1931 1521 2381 2551 4051 485
Widowed1 4041 4451 4671 3711 2541 2891 2521 1071 0791 1361 0911 067
Divorced12 71512 81613 25912 65113 39012 76912 16910 60010 79811 00011 25211 175
By sex and marital status, relativeMenTotal meno/oo22.422.222.821.721.520.019.317.317.316.716.616.0
Never married21.721.622.221.320.719.418.817.017.116.416.215.6
Partnership....17.717.517.215.315.514.314.313.5
Widowed10.29.99.79.49.28.98.37.37.47.27.07.0
Divorced31.430.831.328.530.327.926.222.922.322.222.221.5
WomenTotal women20.320.220.819.919.418.317.715.815.915.315.314.8
Never married25.825.726.325.324.422.922.220.020.019.118.918.2
Partnership....17.317.717.615.615.414.314.313.4
Widowed2.02.12.12.01.81.91.81.61.61.71.61.6
Divorced22.221.922.220.320.719.318.115.415.315.315.315.0
Average age at marriageMenTotal menyear36.136.336.436.536.636.937.037.037.137.537.738.0
Never married32.632.832.933.032.833.033.133.133.233.533.733.9
Partnership....37.837.337.537.437.838.638.939.0
Widowed60.659.960.461.161.061.261.662.262.163.063.263.4
Divorced47.147.747.948.447.948.649.149.349.650.050.350.9
WomenTotal women33.033.233.433.433.433.833.833.833.934.434.735.0
Never married29.930.030.230.330.130.430.430.530.630.931.131.5
Partnership....34.234.434.934.734.735.936.236.4
Widowed55.456.056.157.056.957.358.058.258.558.959.359.4
Divorced43.844.244.644.944.845.345.745.946.246.647.047.4
Average number of marriages per personMenTotal marriagesnumber0.650.660.690.670.690.650.640.590.590.580.590.57
One marriage0.510.520.550.530.520.500.490.450.460.450.450.43
Two or more marriages0.140.140.150.140.160.150.150.140.130.140.140.14
WomenTotal marriages0.650.660.690.670.670.640.630.570.580.570.570.56
One marriage0.530.540.560.550.530.510.500.460.460.450.450.44
Two or more marriages0.120.130.130.120.140.140.130.120.120.120.120.12
Partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrations10 80110 55010 8429 4979 5719 9459 2249 44510 36312 77215 70617 866
Partnership registrations, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants0.660.640.660.570.580.600.550.560.610.750.921.04
Between man and womannumber10 1829 94510 2319 0029 0849 4648 7899 0389 96212 33115 09017 194
Between men295269298221234235217208201202286316
Between women324336313274253246218199200239330356
New partnershipsTotal new partnership registrations6 8487 3307 9728 9219 5719 9459 2249 44510 36312 77215 70617 866
Between man and woman6 3156 8047 4508 4349 0849 4648 7899 0389 96212 33115 09017 194
Between men257240259217234235217208201202286316
Between women276286263270253246218199200239330356
© Statistics Netherlands, Den Haag/Heerlen 18-6-2018