Items Unit Latest Period Latest Data % Change
(Y-o-Y)  1/
Previous
Period Data
% Change
(Y-o-Y)  2/
Marital Status, Marriages and Divorces            
 Marital Status (among residents aged 15 years over)            

 Single

% 2018 31.2  na 30.9 na

 Married

 % 2018 59.9  na 60.2 na

 Widowed

 % 2018 5.0  na 5.4 na

 Divorced/Separated

 % 2018 3.9  na 3.6 na
 Number of Marriages Number 2018  27,007 -4.3 28,212 0.9
 Number of Divorces & Annulments Number 2018  7,344 -3.1 7,578 -0.5
General Marriage Rate 3/
Males Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Males Aged 15-49 Years
2018 43.3 na 45.7 na
Females Per 1,000 Unmarried Resident
Females Aged 15-49 Years
2018 40.8 na 42.8 na
General Divorce Rate 3/            
Males Per 1,000 Married Resident
Males Aged 20 Years & Over
2018 6.7  na 6.9   na
Females Per 1,000 Married Resident
Females Aged 20 Years & Over
 2018  6.3  na 6.5   na

Data are preliminary when first released.
na not available or not applicable
1. Refers to % change in latest period over the same period in the previous year.
2. Refers to % change in the previous period over the same period in the previous year.
3. Refers to the resident population.


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