Marriages and partnership registrations; key figures
SubjectsChange table set-up. Move item to columns.PeriodsChange table set-up. Move item to rows.195019601970198019902000201520162017
MarriagesTotal marriagesnumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07464 30865 24964 402
Marriages, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants8.27.89.56.46.45.53.83.83.8
Between man and womannumber83 11089 100123 63190 18295 64988 07462 91263 81363 027
Between men      647665620
Between women      749771755
Marrying personsBy sex and marital statusMenTotal men82 38988 016122 28790 37597 32184 57362 20863 01862 116
Never married72 94180 880113 39979 09080 40966 95747 45047 88447 036
Partnership     .1 2631 4011 490
Widowed4 0533 2213 1871 7941 2701 8111 3831 3551 387
Divorced5 3953 9155 7019 49115 64215 80512 11212 37812 203
WomenTotal women82 57288 713123 52189 97897 14882 77360 44061 34160 505
Never married74 62083 014116 14180 30781 47666 76947 04947 59346 778
Partnership     .1 2551 4051 485
Widowed2 9761 7851 8121 1549701 4411 1361 0911 067
Divorced4 9763 9145 5688 51714 70214 56311 00011 25211 175
By sex and marital status, relativeMenTotal meno/oo55.159.973.242.535.929.516.716.616.0
Never married58.064.178.445.137.928.816.416.215.6
Partnership     .14.314.313.5
Widowed29.222.821.912.28.411.17.27.07.0
Divorced182.8123.8127.067.556.941.722.222.221.5
WomenTotal women52.556.369.640.033.826.615.315.314.8
Never married63.372.495.556.446.935.219.118.918.2
Partnership     .14.314.313.4
Widowed10.05.03.81.91.42.01.71.61.6
Divorced108.573.576.145.441.829.415.315.315.0
Average age at marriageMenTotal menyear30.028.326.227.430.734.137.537.738.0
Never married28.026.624.725.428.231.033.533.733.9
Partnership     .38.638.939.0
Widowed52.155.756.956.357.058.263.063.263.4
Divorced39.440.839.138.341.644.550.050.350.9
WomenTotal women26.925.423.724.528.031.134.434.735.0
Never married25.624.322.723.125.928.530.931.131.5
Partnership     .35.936.236.4
Widowed44.550.153.251.852.553.058.959.359.4
Divorced36.337.735.234.437.941.046.647.047.4
Average number of marriages per personMenTotal marriagesnumber1.141.161.160.800.800.720.580.590.57
One marriage0.961.031.020.670.630.550.450.450.43
Two or more marriages0.180.130.140.140.170.170.140.140.14
WomenTotal marriages1.091.151.170.790.810.740.570.570.56
One marriage0.961.061.070.690.660.600.450.450.44
Two or more marriages0.130.090.100.100.150.140.120.120.12
Partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrationsTotal partnership registrations     2 92212 77215 70617 866
Partnership registrations, relativeper 1,000 inhabitants     0.180.750.921.04
Between man and womannumber     1 32212 33115 09017 194
Between men     815202286316
Between women     785239330356
New partnershipsTotal new partnership registrations     2 92212 77215 70617 866
Between man and woman     .12 33115 09017 194
Between men     .202286316
Between women     .239330356
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