Marriages and partnership registrations; key figures
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to columns.PeriodsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013
MarriagesTotal marriagesnumber85 80880 42773 44172 26372 36972 48575 43873 47775 39971 57270 31564 549
Marriages, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants5.35.04.54.44.44.44.64.44.54.34.23.8
Between man and womannumber83 97078 92872 23171 11371 15771 11474 03072 11974 04570 21769 03063 327
Between men935735579570579663656573660601544522
Between women903764631580633708752785694754741700
Marrying personsBy sex and marital statusMenTotal men82 00577 09169 52569 49370 33570 78273 80171 51672 94669 23867 87861 953
Never married64 86760 76654 68454 55554 99855 52158 07556 42955 43452 55651 79647 518
Partnership........9551 0711 1651 131
Widowed1 7661 6291 6021 6701 7391 7061 6931 6591 6391 6141 5211 360
Divorced15 37214 69613 23913 26813 59813 55514 03313 42814 91813 99713 39611 944
WomenTotal women79 84575 22168 78068 20068 73169 57272 56470 29870 54467 61066 40960 251
Never married64 29360 24454 91554 34754 61255 31157 83856 27654 96752 46851 79547 392
Partnership........9331 0841 1931 152
Widowed1 4321 3201 3961 3721 4041 4451 4671 3711 2541 2891 2521 107
Divorced14 12013 65712 46912 48112 71512 81613 25912 65113 39012 76912 16910 600
By sex and marital status, relativeMenTotal meno/oo27.625.622.822.422.422.222.821.721.520.019.317.3
Never married27.024.922.221.821.721.622.221.320.719.418.817.0
Partnership........17.717.517.215.3
Widowed10.79.79.59.810.29.99.79.49.28.98.37.3
Divorced38.235.931.831.331.430.831.328.530.327.926.222.9
WomenTotal women24.923.120.920.420.320.220.819.919.418.317.715.8
Never married32.630.126.926.125.825.726.325.324.422.922.220.0
Partnership........17.317.717.615.6
Widowed2.01.92.01.92.02.12.12.01.81.91.81.6
Divorced26.825.422.722.222.221.922.220.320.719.318.115.4
Average age at marriageMenTotal menyear34.735.035.435.836.136.336.436.536.636.937.037.0
Never married31.631.832.232.432.632.832.933.032.833.033.133.1
Partnership........37.837.337.537.4
Widowed58.058.458.859.160.659.960.461.161.061.261.662.2
Divorced45.145.546.046.847.147.747.948.447.948.649.149.3
WomenTotal women31.631.932.332.733.033.233.433.433.433.833.833.8
Never married29.029.229.529.729.930.030.230.330.130.430.430.5
Partnership........34.234.434.934.7
Widowed53.553.654.655.555.456.056.157.056.957.358.058.2
Divorced41.441.942.443.143.844.244.644.944.845.345.745.9
Average number of marriages per personMenTotal marriagesnumber0.710.680.620.630.650.660.690.670.690.650.640.59
One marriage0.550.530.480.490.510.520.550.530.520.500.490.45
Two or more marriages0.160.150.140.140.140.140.150.140.160.150.150.14
WomenTotal marriages0.730.690.640.640.650.660.690.670.670.640.630.57
One marriage0.590.560.520.520.530.540.560.550.530.510.500.46
Two or more marriages0.140.130.120.120.120.130.130.120.140.140.130.12
Partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrations8 32110 11911 15611 30710 80110 55010 8429 4979 5719 9459 2249 445
Partnership registrations, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants0.520.620.690.690.660.640.660.570.580.600.550.56
Between man and womannumber7 7749 57710 57310 69910 1829 94510 2319 0029 0849 4648 7899 038
Between men269262261279295269298221234235217208
Between women278280322329324336313274253246218199
New partnershipsTotal new partnership registrations3 5324 7905 6406 2626 8487 3307 9728 9219 5719 9459 2249 445
Between man and woman3 0444 3055 1485 7446 3156 8047 4508 4349 0849 4648 7899 038
Between men250235220234257240259217234235217208
Between women238250272284276286263270253246218199
Marriage changed into a partnershipTotal marriages changed into a partne...4 7895 3295 5165 0453 9533 2202 870576    
Between man and woman4 7305 2725 4254 9553 8673 1412 781568    
Between men192741453829394    
Between women403050454850504    
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